A National Institutes of Health-supported study published in the Journal of the American Medical Association finds that length of time a young adult is obese is linked with the development of silent or subclinical heart disease in middle age.
Medical studies and analysis have been often conducted to give understanding about obesity concerns that occur especially among young adults. The study results suggest that lifelong obesity may give rise to clinical heart diseases in the country.
Federal Programs Related to - Endocrine, Metabolic & Nutritional Research
Programs involved in the systematic study of the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of diseases and conditions that affect ductless glands. Addison's Diseases Research; Dwarfism Research; Thyroid Diseases Research