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Taxing drinks by sugar content may have more health, economic benefits

September 11, 2019
In the Journals

’Gamification’ may improve effectiveness of weight loss interventions

September 9, 2019
Weight loss interventions with game elements, especially competition, result in significantly greater increases in physical activity among overweight and obese adults…
In the Journals

Body fat causal risk factor of depression

September 5, 2019
Body fat mass — but not nonfat mass — was a causal risk factor for depression, indicating that fat drives the observed BMI-depression causality, according to…
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CMHC to offer perspectives on fighting cardiometabolic disease

August 30, 2019
Combined, diabetes, obesity and insulin resistance are the most common cause of preventable death in the United States, responsible for millions of deaths and more than…
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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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