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Aramchol reduces liver fat, improves histology in NASH

November 13, 2018
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Daily weighing may help with weight loss

November 13, 2018
CHICAGO — Adults who monitor their weight frequently with daily weighing may be more likely to lose weight and maintain a healthy weight than those who weigh…
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Bariatric surgery linked to increased mortality risk in cirrhosis

November 13, 2018
SAN FRANCISCO — Individuals with decompensated cirrhosis who underwent bariatric surgery experienced poorer survival outcomes than those with compensated cirrhosis…
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Thyroid receptor agonist improves fatty liver in 91% of patients

November 13, 2018
SAN FRANCISCO — VK2809, a thyroid receptor beta agonist, showed an impact on nearly all treated patients as measured by magnetic resonance imaging-proton density…
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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: Food cravings do not necessarily follow calorie restriction

November 6, 2017
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