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26/06/18 - Research
T2DM medications
In young patients with impaired glucose tolerance or recent-onset type 2 diabetes, neither initial treatment with long-acting insulin followed by the drug metformin, nor metformin alone preserved the...
25/06/18 - Research
Bariatric surgery and OSA
Bariatric surgery has a clear role in treating patients with obstructive sleep apnoea (OSA) and should be routinely recommended for curative benefit in patients with morbid obesity, according to...
25/06/18 - Research
US diabetes rates
The number of US adults with diagnosed diabetes is projected to nearly triple and the percent prevalence double - by 2060 – according to a study by researchers from the Centers for Disease Control...
25/06/18 - Research
Circular stapler height
Using a 3.5mm circular stapler height compared to a 4.8mm stapler height to fashion the gastrojejunostomy (GJ) during laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (LRYGB) may reduce the rate of significant...
25/06/18 - Research
Project EAT
Nearly all young people have struggles with eating, activity and weight as they move from adolescence to adulthood, according to a new study from the University of Minnesota School of Public Health....
18/04/19 - Research
Rheumatic disorders and surgery
A literature review by researchers looking at the complex relationship between obesity, various rheumatic diseases and bariatric surgery has underscored the need to establish long-term prospective...
16/04/19 - Research
Cognitive functioning and surgery
Young people with cognitive impairments and developmental disabilities (CI/DD), including Down syndrome, have similar weight-loss trajectories to those with typical cognitive function after bariatric...
16/04/19 - Industry
Product approval
Gelesis has gained FDA approval for its lead product candidate, PLENITY (Gelesis100), as an aid in weight management in adults with a BMI25–40, when used in conjunction with diet and exercise....

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