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Feb 2017 The Endocrine Society have just issued new Clinical Practice Guidelines advising healthcare professionals on how to assess, prevent and treat childhood obesity.

 

Jan 2017 Professor Farooqi spoke to Jim Al-Khalili on BBC Radio Four's The Life Scientific. You can listen to the interview here.

 

Patient Information

 

 
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We want to provide you with some general information about why you or your family may have a weight problem, and also more detailed information about specific genes and how they might cause weight problems.  We are able to do this thanks to the help of the many patients who have been involved in our research.

 

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Why do I have a problem with my weight?

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Information for Health Care Professionals

 

 We will add more leaflets to the website as they become available.