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2014-09-04 03:00:35

The number of bariatric surgeries done each year in the United States has ballooned. Now, in an August 27 state-of-the-art review in The BMJ and a September 3 editorial in JAMA, David Arterburn, MD, MPH, weighs the evidence on the benefits and risks of the various types of this surgery.

2014-04-28 20:22:50

Bariatric surgery from Beverly Hills Physicians can ease Type 2 diabetes while vastly improving patients' quality of life. LOS ANGELES, April 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- At Beverly Hills

2013-07-09 21:21:31

In the constant cross talk between our brain and our gut, two gut hormones are already known to tell the brain when we have had enough to eat.

2012-09-18 23:54:48

Bariatric surgery reduces the long-term risk of developing diabetes by over 80 % among people with obesity.


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