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Genetic Linkage

When Health News is Old: Regaining Weight

October 27, 2011

Tags: The New England Journal of Medicine, University of Melbourne, NPR, NBC, Associated Press, leptin, Jeffrey Friedman, weight loss, fat, Ricki Lewis, RPI, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, leptin, Optifast

“Keeping weight off a battle with body,” trumpeted the Associated Press’s version of The New England Journal of Medicine report that hormones hike hunger so lost weight rapidly returns. NPR, NBC, everyone, it seemed, covered the study, with nary a comment (more…)

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