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Obesity Quick Facts

The prevalence of obesity is increasing at an alarming pace across the world. The World Health Organization (WHO) predicts that by the year 2015 there will be 2.3 million adults worldwide who will be overweight and more than 700 million will be obese.
Mar 9th, 2017

What Is Osteoporosis?

Up to 50% of women and 25% of men aged 50 years or older will break a bone due to osteoporosis. The word “Osteoporosis” literally means “porous bones”. It is a metabolic disorder of bones resulting in progressive weakening...
Feb 15th, 2017

Continuous Glucose Monitoring

One of the main goals of treating a patient with diabetes is to control blood sugar levels. It would be ideal to return patients’ 24- hour blood sugar profile towards normal healthy pattern seen in non-diabetic subjects.
Jan 3rd, 2017

Understanding Thyroid Disorders

An estimated 15 million people in the U.S. are suffering from some type of thyroid disorder that has yet to be properly diagnosed. An additional 15 million have been diagnosed and treated.
Dec 12th, 2016

Quick Facts on Diabetes

According to the Centers of Disease Control more than 29 million US adults have diabetes, and 25% of them don’t know it. 86 million US adults— more than a third—have prediabetes, and 90% of them don’t know it.
Nov 6th, 2016