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- Obesity facts
- What is obesity?
- How common is obesity?
- What are the health risks associated with obesity?
- What causes obesity?
- What are other factors associated with obesity?
- How is body fat measured?
- What about weight-for-height tables?
- What is the body mass index (BMI)?
- Does it matter where body fat is located? (Is it worse to be an "apple" or a
- What can be done about obesity?
- What is the role of physical activity and exercise in obesity?
- What is the role of diet in the treatment of obesity?
- What is the role of medication in the treatment of obesity?
- What about herbal fen/phen?
- What about meal substitutes, artificial sweeteners, and OTC products?
- What is the role of surgery in the treatment of obesity?
- How can patients choose a safe and successful weight-loss program?
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Malignant Hyperthermia Article
- Malignant hyperthermia facts*
- What is malignant hyperthermia?
- How common is
- What genes are
related to malignant hyperthermia?
- How do people
inherit malignant hyperthermia?
- Where can I find information about diagnosis,
management, or treatment of malignant hyperthermia?
- What other names do people use for malignant hyperthermia?