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18/06/18 - Research
Post-op muscle mass
Muscle mass and fat-free mass (FFM) levels are maintained in the body following a rapid post-surgical weight loss. The finding dispels fears that gastric bypass surgery may result in a detrimental...
18/06/18 - Research
TIF 2.0 procedure for GERD
Two presentations highlighting the efficacy of Transoral Incisionless Fundoplication (TIF) 2.0 procedure for gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) have been presented at Digestive Disease Week (DDW...
18/06/18 - Research
WELL-GBP
Researchers in Sweden are investigating whether the effects of a dissonance-based intervention on health-related quality of life (HRQoL), physical activity (PA)and other health-related behaviours in...
18/06/18 - Research
Antidepressant treatment
Researchers at Emory University have found that depressed patients who have not responded to multiple antidepressants exhibit evidence of increased inflammation. The study shows that antidepressant...
08/06/18 - Research
Mal Fobi interview
Bariatric surgeon, Dr Mathias Fobi - internationally awarded for the development ‘The Fobi Pouch’ procedure (or the banded bypass) - is in Fortaleza, capital of the state of Ceará, to participate in...
22/06/18 - Research
Plus-size and obesity
The normalisation of 'plus-size' body shapes may be leading to an increasing number of people underestimating their weight and therefore undermining efforts to tackle England's obesity problem. While...
22/06/18 - Research
lincRNA
A large team of researchers from the US and China has succeeded in identifying a number of RNA fragments found in human fat tissue. Interestingly, the researchers also reported that the long...
21/06/18 - Research
Gastric banding
In a presentation at the recent IFSO-EC meeting in Athens, Greece, Professor Jean-Marc Chevallier (l'Hôpital européen Georges-Pompidou, Université Paris 5 à Paris, France) outlined the current status...

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