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Smartphone-based weight loss program comparable to gold standard

March 14, 2019
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Primary care weight-management intervention leads to sustained type 2 diabetes remission

March 11, 2019
Adults with type 2 diabetes and obesity assigned to a structured weight-management program in a primary care setting were more likely to achieve sustained disease…
In the Journals

Weekend 'recovery sleep' fails to prevent weight gain, improve insulin sensitivity

March 9, 2019
Sleeping in during weekends to “catch up” on missed sleep during the week will not prevent weight gain or improve a reduction insulin sensitivity associated…
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Frequent olive oil intake may reduce platelet activity in adults with obesity

March 7, 2019
A diet with higher olive oil consumption may lower the risk for CV events in obese adults due to reduced platelet activity, according to data presented at the American…
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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: Endoscopic bariatric therapies help GIs actively manage obesity

May 9, 2017
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