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Are patients with hidradenitis suppurativa overweight due to the disease itself?

After reading about 5 journals on the disease, I noticed they all mention that HS sufferers are usually overweight. They also say that losing weight could mitigate the effects of the disease. I have ...
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Why my father gaining weight even after eating less food per day for years

I am posting this question as I am concerned about my father's health. He is 60 years old, 5feet 5 inches height and has 86kgs weight. he worked(now he is taking rest at home) in a rice mill and ...
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Do we have vaccine against Adenovirus 36?

According to Adenovirus 36 and Obesity: An Overview: Pasarica et al. [34] showed that rats infected with Adv36 had an increase of weight, insulin sensitivity and glucose uptake. Furthermore, Adv36 ...
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Overweight while free of chronic diseases like hypertension or diabetes, how much more at risk of dying than someone of normal weight?

https://wexnermedical.osu.edu/blog/overweight-but-healthy says: "While being overweight is a precursor to obesity and, like obesity, can increase the risk of diabetes, heart attack and stroke, it’...