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Obesity/Cardiometabolic Conditions


= ILF Board Member Author(s)


Assessment of Clinicians' Views for Managing Children with Obesity in the Primary,

Secondary, and Tertiary Settings


WHO draft guidelines on dietary saturated and trans fatty acids: time for a new approach?

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UCP2 gene polymorphisms in obesity and diabetes, and the role of UCP2 in cancer


Differential Effects of Korean vs. American Diet on Gut Microbiota and Metabolic Profiles in Korean Adults: A Randomized Crossover Intervention

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A Longitudinal Preliminary Study of Addiction-Like Responses to Food and Alcohol Consumption Among Individuals Undergoing Weight Loss Surgery

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Healthy Nordic Diet Modulates the Expression of Genes Related to Mitochondrial Function and Immune Response in Peripheral Blood Mononuclear Cells from Subjects with the Metabolic Syndrome–A SYSDIET Sub‐Study


Effects of dietary fat on insulin secretion in subjects with the metabolic syndrome

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Association between different types of plant-based diets and leptin levels in healthy volunteers.

Binge Eating and Reward Sensitivity: Contributions to Obesity and Dysregulated Brain Reward Circuitry

Commentary with full article and slides from Nicole Avena, PhD

Commentary               Full Article               Slides


Relationship between obesity and health problems in help-seeking military veterans


Sugar Addiction: From Evolution to Revolution


Personalized nutrition: pretreatment glucose metabolism determines individual long-term weight loss responsiveness in individuals with obesity on low-carbohydrate versus low-fat diet

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Metabolic syndrome identifies normal weight insulin-resistant stroke patients at risk for recurrent vascular disease

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MicroRNAs Are Involved in the Hypothalamic Leptin Sensitivity.


A method for measuring human body composition using digital images


Conformation and Aggregation of Selectively PEGylated and Lipidated Gastric Peptide Hormone Human PYY3-36.


Cardiovascular Safety of Lorcaserin in Overweight or Obese Patients


Impact of 2 Different Hypocaloric Diets on Serum Omentin Levels in Obese Subjects.


Metformin in the Management of Childhood Obesity: A Randomized Control Trial.

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The Association of Obesity and Cardiometabolic Traits With Incident HFpEF and HFrEF.

Interaction Between Phenolic Compounds and Lipase: The Influence of Solubility and Presence of Particles in the IC50 Value.

Adiposity, vitamin D requirements, and clinical implications for obesity-related metabolic abnormalities.

Profiling plasma N-Acylethanolamine levels and their ratios as a biomarker of obesity and dysmetabolism.

Differences in Obesity Prevalence by Demographic Characteristics and Urbanization Level Among Adults in the United States, 2013-2016

Lifestyle intervention for morbid obesity: effects on liver steatosis, inflammation and fibrosis.

Role of obesity in the release of extracellular nucleosomes in acute pancreatitis: a clinical and experimental study.

Personalized Cardio‐Metabolic Responses to an Anti‐Inflammatory Nutrition Intervention in Obese Adolescents: A Randomized Controlled Crossover Trial

Placental lipoprotein lipase activity is positively associated with newborn adiposity.

Effects of nutrition therapy on HbA1c and cardiovascular disease risk factors in overweight and obese patients with type 2 diabetes

Endoplasmic reticulum stress epigenetics is related to adiposity, dyslipidemia, and insulin resistance.

Liraglutide and cardiovascular outcomes in adults with overweight or obesity: A post hoc analysis from SCALE randomized controlled trials.

Balanced high fat diet reduces cardiovascular risk in obese women although changes in adipose tissue, lipoproteins, and insulin resistance differ by race.

Effect of Low-Fat vs Low-Carbohydrate Diet on 12-Month Weight Loss in Overweight Adults and the Association With Genotype Pattern or Insulin Secretion

Relationship of tooth brushing to metabolic syndrome in middle-aged adults.

Impaired Treg and NK cells profile in overweight women with gestational diabetes mellitus.

A Natural Compound Formononetin Derived From Astragalus Membranaceus Increase Adipocyte Thermogenesis by Modulating PPARγ Activity.

Prevalence of Obesity Among Adults, by Household Income and Education - United States, 2011-2014.

Serum adiponectin levels are associated with worse cognitive function in postmenopausal women.

Irisin and Leptin Concentrations in relation to Obesity, and Developing Type 2 Diabetes: a cross sectional and a prospective case-control study nested in the Normative Aging Study.

Associations between the components of metabolic syndrome and the polymorphisms in the peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor gamma (PPAR-γ), the fat mass and obesity-associated (FTO), and the melanocortin-4 receptor (MC4R) genes.

Metabolic syndrome in psoriatic arthritis: the interplay with cutaneous involvement. Evidences from literature and a recent cross-sectional study.

Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease and the Development of Reflux Esophagitis: A Cohort Study.

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