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Ultra-processed foods lead to overeating, weight gain

Ultra-processed foods lead to overeating, weight gain
May 17, 2019
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100% fruit juice, soda linked to increased mortality

May 17, 2019
Drinking 100% fruit juices and other sugar-sweetened beverages such as soft drinks, sodas and fruit-flavored drinks was associated with increased all-cause mortality…
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Diabetes, hypertension remission greater among teens vs. adults after bariatric surgery

May 16, 2019
Adolescents with severe obesity were 27% more likely than adults with obesity to experience type 2 diabetes remission 5 years after undergoing Roux en Y gastric bypass…
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Worse colon cancer survival in IBD driven by younger patients

May 13, 2019
Patients with inflammatory bowel disease-associated colorectal cancer appeared to have worse survival than patients with sporadic CRC, mostly due to survival differences…
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The incidence of obesity has increased dramatically over the past 20 years and is considered to be an epidemic in the…
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Question 24: A 65-Year-Old Male On Plavix Following A Recent Mi And Coronary Stenting Was Seen In The Er With Fever, Pain, Jaundice, And A Wbc Of 18,000. Us Showed A Dilated Bile Duct Of 15 Mm And A Gallbladder Full Of Stones. Mrcp Revealed A 15-Mm Stone In The Distal Cbd. What Would You Do?

From Curbside Consultation in Endoscopy: 49 Clinical Questions, Second Edition
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VIDEO: Flip side of weight loss is health gain for people with prediabetes

November 5, 2015
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