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Mini-gastric, Roux-en-Y bypass both reduce GERD symptoms at 1 year

September 20, 2018
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Multifaceted approach required to fight CV consequences of obesity

September 17, 2018
Individual and community interventions are required to prevent CV consequences from the obesity epidemic, according to a review paper published as part of a health…
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Obesity, weight change may predict trajectory of childhood sleep-disordered breathing

September 16, 2018
Children with obesity and sleep-disordered breathing are more likely to have persistent sleep conditions into adolescence vs. children without obesity, whereas children…
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Fish oil can improve early childhood growth

September 12, 2018
The use of fish oil supplements during the third trimester of pregnancy has been shown to increase children’s lean mass, bone mass and fat mass, but not obesity…
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This activity is supported by an educational grant from Novo Nordisk, Inc.

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 46: My Patient With Hepatic Encephalopathy Continues To Be Mildly Confused Despite Taking Lactulose Twice Daily And Having Multiple Episodes Of Diarrhea Daily. Should I Increase The Dose Further?

From Curbside Consultation of the Liver: 49 Clinical Questions
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DDW 2018 review: Obesity treatment integral to gastroenterology care

June 20, 2018
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