Tag Archives : Obesity


Adolescent Bariatric Surgery 1

I recently submitted a letter to the Archives of Disease in Childhood in response to their October article Bariatric surgery in severely obese adolescents: a single-centre experience, and its accompanying editorial Adolescent bariatric surgery in the United Kingdom; a call for continued study and open dialogue. Unfortunately they have declined […]


Eat to Live

Royal College of Physicians Report on Obesity, and Dr Fuhrman’s “Eat to Live” Diet

The Royal College of Physicians chose 1st January 2013 to release its report on obesity, calling for improved leadership throughout the NHS and from government bodies in order to tackle the epidemic, including the resulting increase in demand for healthcare. A press release on the RCP website (1) states that […]