Women’s Day quoting Caroline Apovian, School of Medicine “Many of us have experienced it firsthand: As the years go by, the pounds become more difficult to keep off…” Expert quote: “But a major reason for middle aged weight gain is the natural muscle loss we all experience.” View full article.
Boston Magazine Caroline Apovian, School of Medicine “Soon, you might need some extra change when you hit the vending machine…” Expert quote: “We regulate alcohol,” she says. “We do not sell alcohol to children. We tax it and you can’t drink while you are working.” View full article.
Elle Caroline Apovian, School of Medicine “When I first started losing weight,” Maressa Pyle says, “people would ask, ‘What are you doing?’ In some ways I almost felt like I was cheating—’I’m taking this pill that’s helping me do this thing that I couldn’t do on my own.’ … Expert quote: “We have a better understanding […]
Women’s Health Caroline Apovian, School of Medicine “Snacking is a national pastime, an industry unto itself, even a belief system.” Expert Quote: “Traveling an snacks go hand in hand, but go online to your airline’s website to scope out the restaurants and make a nutritious game plan, so you won’t grab the first thing you […]
Shape Magazine Caroline Apovian, School of Medicine You worked hard to lose weight, and you aced it… Expert quote: All it takes is some strategic diet and exercise tweaks, says Caroline Apovian, M.D., an obesity specialist at Boston University School of Medicine. View full article
New York Times Caroline Apovian, School of Medicine Americans believe that obesity is the biggest health threat in the nation today — bigger even than cancer… Expert quote: “If I said that was the case for cardiovascular disease and bypass surgery, you would say doctors are negligent.” View full article
HealthDay News Caroline Apovian, School of Medicine The diabetes drug liraglutide (Victoza) doesn’t appear to improve heart function in patients with advanced heart failure, a new study finds… Expert quote: “This study took people who were really, really sick and threw a drug at them, and nothing happened. But these patients may have been too […]
Allure Caroline Apovian, School of Medicine You probably heard this news over the holiday weekend: A new study claims pasta may actually be good for you… Expert quote: “It’s unbelievable. I can’t believe it was published.” View full article
Boston.com Caroline Apovian, School of Medicine No, diligent laborers of society, you are absolutely not alone here: Snacking at work can be the worst… Expert quote: “Dark chocolate is delicious, satiating, and helps to ease stress. It also keeps blood sugar steady, which will help to prevent energy crashes and cravings later, as long as […]
Shape Caroline Apovian, School of Medicine What about plus-sized, curvy, full-figured, chubby? The words describing women’s bodies can be painful or powerful, depending on how you feel about them… Expert quote: “There are far more women of size who are ashamed of themselves than women of size who are proud of themselves. It’s damaging to […]