Posts Tagged "obesity paradox"


The Obesity Paradox, Part 2


Posted By on Jan 3, 2013

Read the latest in the Obesity Paradox series, Part 2 here: Dr. Mike’s Obesity Paradox Article, Part 2 Dr. Mike’s Obesity Paradox Article, Part 1      ...

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The Paradox Grows


Posted By on Aug 14, 2012

The paradox grows-and that isn’t just myself and a colleague gaining weight (pair a docs…get it…never mind). During several of my last lectures/book signings I have discussed the concept of the obesity paradox. For those unable to attend, the obesity paradox refers to a number of well-done of studies showing that among patients with established heart disease, other medical conditions and even the general population at large, those who...

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