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A government panel renewed a recommendation for every adult to be screened for obesity during checkups, suggesting more physicians should be routinely calculating their patients’ body mass index (BMI).
An experimental drug helped significantly more overweight patients with diabetes shed pounds, compared with placebo.
Type 2 diabetes often reverses after modified weight loss surgery, especially when the duration of diabetes is less than 10 years.
Compared to another popular drug, three widely used diabetes medications are associated with a greater risk of death.
Obese adults with poorly controlled Type 1 diabetes can better control their blood sugar by adding liraglutide, a Type 2 diabetes drug, to their insulin therapy.
A new study shows that although gastric bypass surgery reverses Type 2 diabetes in a large percentage of obese patients, the disease recurs in about 21 percent of them within three to five years.
Making assumptions about the similarity of outcomes between laboratory species and humans is often disappointing after much investment of time and cost.
BMI of Texas is offering free educational seminars for people considering bariatric surgery. San Antonio, TX (PRWEB) June 19, 2012 The
Adults who had a common bariatric surgery to lose weight had a significantly higher risk of alcohol use disorders (AUD) two years after surgery.
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