Most people have probably heard the term “publish or perish” as it’s applied to academic research. Continue reading
Over the past couple of weeks, we’ve had a few events worth sharing and celebrating.
Over the years, we’ve published a few papers related to metabolically healthy obesity (MHO) in children. Continue reading
With the increasing number of researchers and journals focused on obesity over recent years, it’s challenging to keep up-to-date with this literature. Continue reading
For health care professionals who care for individuals with obesity and their families, health services are designed to improve the health and well-being at the patient and/or family level. However… Continue reading
What is the ideal diet? It’s a question that’s been a hot topic of debate and controversy for years (generations?!) among the general public and academic community.
It hasn’t been long since the last post in 2017, but a lot has happened since then!
Defining “success” in preventing or managing obesity is usually based on a measure of weight (kg), BMI (kg/m2, z-score, percentile), and/or body fatness/composition. Continue reading
The most effective and impactful scientists are not just good at what they do; they’re also good at communicating what they do, both verbally and in writing. The more public aspect of communication includes oral presentations and seminars at conferences or in class rooms. These activities can inspire or discourage depending on the skill and talent (or lack thereof) of the speaker. Continue reading