Most recent update: Tuesday, March 31, 2020 - 07:14

Bariatric News - Cookies & privacy policy

You are here

News

26/09/19 - Research
Hypertension and obesity
In a study of mice, Johns Hopkins researchers have revealed exactly which molecules are likely responsible for the link between obesity and hypertension, and that blocking one of these molecules - a...
26/09/19 - Research
Obesity stigma
A report from the British Psychological Society (BPS) has called for changes in how obesity is regarded, with less reference to ‘obese people’ and more discussion of ‘people living with obesity’, in...
25/09/19 - Research
Obesity epidemic
Current obesity rates in adults in the US could be the result of dietary changes that took place decades ago, according to a study published by researchers at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville....
25/09/19 - Research
Enhanced recovery program
A large-scale implementation of a protocol to improve recovery of patients after weight-loss operations was found to reduce rates of extended hospitalisation by almost half at 36 participating...
24/09/19 - Research
Product launch
Ethicon, a Johnson & Johnson company, has launched the industry’s first powered circular stapler – the Echelon Circular Powered Stapler reduces leaks by 61% at the staple line compared to...
31/03/20 - Research
Post-op hypoglycaemia
Zealand Pharma, a Copenhagen-based biotechnology company focused on the discovery and development of innovative peptide-based medicines, has announced positive topline results from a Phase 2 clinical...
31/03/20 - Research
Revita duodenal mucosal resurfacing
Patients with poorly controlled type 2 diabetes who received Revita duodenal mucosal resurfacing (DMR) had significantly improved blood glucose levels, liver insulin sensitivity and other metabolic...
30/03/20 - Research
COVID-19
The Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons (SAGES) and the European Association for Endoscopic Surgery (EAES) has released recommendations based on best available evidence and...

Monthly archive