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Genome-Targeted Weight Loss Programs May Become More Effective Than Elusive Magic Pill

Obesity is a big problem in the United States and a growing problem around the world.  Most people eventually turn to diet, exercise, medication, and/or nutritional supplements to shed excess pounds but these efforts often fail or provide only temporary weight loss.  The much-fantasized magic pill that will make extra pounds simply vanish remains elusive but some of the nation’s leading e ... more »