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It was a concept borrowed from the Iroquois, and one that America never quite mastered.
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German researchers have just solved the mystery of how these substances work.
Is focusing solely on body mass index the best way for doctor to frame obesity?
Clinical trials by Janssen Pharmaceuticals showed troubling results.
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