AI tool used to understand T2DM across the US
Neural component involved in obesity and depression
SOS: No increase in colorectal cancer after bariatric surgery
Bariatric surgery can significantly reduce obesity-related cancer risk
Ethicon launches Echelon+ Stapler with GST Reloads
Excess weight results in higher health care costs across range of BMIs
Increased income does not lower youth obesity
SYNB8802 passes proof of concept in Dietary Hyperoxaluria study
TKR is cost effective for patients with OA and extreme obesity
England faces backlog of half-million endoscopies and rising
OMP receives €1.3 million for Sirona self-expanding hydrogel weight loss capsule
Obesity increases T2DM risk in women with PCOS
Mesenteric defect closure in LRYGB associated with a lower rate of internal herniation
COVID-19 patients with obesity are significantly more likely to need ICU care
Lifestyle programme can improve fertility for women with obesity
Weight loss impacts metabolic pathways of adipose tissue mitochondria
Free fatty acids trigger insulin release even at a normal blood-sugar level
Possible to eliminate metabolic derangements caused by a high-fat diet
Lifestyle intervention can be detrimental for people who have poor blood sugar control
Soft drinks ‘levy’ reduces sales by 10%
Hair loss is common after bariatric surgery especially in younger women
More rapid and frequent intervention recommended to prevent paediatric diabetes
PCOS suffers at significantly increased risk of COVID-19
Inconclusive evidence that additional protein preserves LBM in bariatric patients
Apollo Endosurgery gains CPT Codes for use in intragastric balloon procedures
To tackle obesity health inequalities must be addressed
Weight bullying impacts academic performance
Genetic predisposition to certain weight traits may be a distinctive feature of eating disorders
Prioritise both coronavirus testing and vaccinations for people with overweight and obesity
STEP 2: Semaglutide aids weight loss in type 2 diabetics
Excess total body fat may affect puberty and menstrual timing
Nearly one in four RYGB patients have at least one definition of surgical treatment failure
FDA grants Breakthrough Device Designation for Apollo’s Orbera Balloon for NASH treatment
Bundled payments with co-pay waivers creates surgical cost savings
Obesity, hypertension, diabetes and heart failure responsible for two-thirds of COVID-19 hospitalisations