Medical Notes: Week of January 27, 2019

A look at the top medical headlines for the week of January 27, 2019.

Medical Notes 18-17

A look at the top medical headlines for the week of April 29, 2018.

17-19 Segment 1: Bariatric Surgery in Teenagers

The proportion of severely obese teenagers continues to rise, but teens are often held back until even bariatric surgery isn’t enough to return them to normal weight

15-45 Segment 1: Thermogenesis and weight loss

  Synopsis: The body uses extra calories to stay warm in cold conditions, creating heath through thermogenesis. However, it's only recently that scientists have discovered one of the mechanisms the body uses for this--brown fat. Now they're learning how to harness brown fat for weight loss. Experts discuss. Host: Reed Pence. Guests: Dr. Aaron Cypess, … Continue reading 15-45 Segment 1: Thermogenesis and weight loss