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Archive for September, 2003

Insulin Resistance and Morbid Obesity

Saturday, September 27th, 2003 Posted in News & Articles | No Comments »

We are suffering an obesity epidemic in the United States. About 66 million people are classified as 'obese,' which means that they have a Body Mass Index (BMI) greater than 30%. That means that a person's body is over ...

PCOS Affects 10% of Women Worldwide

Monday, September 8th, 2003 Posted in News & Articles | No Comments »

What is PCOS? It seems to be in the news and on TV programs these days, but it is difficult to understand what it is, and what causes it. PCOS stands for "Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome," which is, at basis, a ...