Posts Tagged ‘obesity’

Sibutramine and Cardiovascular Events: The SCOUT Trial Weighs In

Posted by • September 1st, 2010

Obesity, it has been wryly noted, is a large and growing worldwide problem, and one with hefty consequences: Type 2 diabetes mellitus, cardiovascular disease, osteoarthritis, cancer, and death are just some of the long-term complications associated with excess weight.  Despite the billions of dollars spent on weight-loss products each year, achieving and sustaining weight loss… Read More…