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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 Physicians, weight loss surgery has always been celebrated as an essential resource for obese patients seeking greater health and happiness in their lives. That's why their widely respected team of board certified bariatric surgeons has dedicated themselves to providing the highest standard of care for...

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. New research suggests that boosting levels of these hormones simultaneously may be an effective new weapon in the fight against obesity. Dr Shu Lin, Dr Yan-Chuan Shi and Professor Herbert Herzog, from Sydney’s Garvan Institute of Medical Research, have shown that when mice are injected with PYY3-36 and PP, they eat less, gain less...

2012-09-18 23:54:48

Bariatric surgery reduces the long-term risk of developing diabetes by over 80 % among people with obesity. The New England Journal of Medicine (NEJM) has published the results of a study conducted at Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg, Sweden. A study conducted by Professor Lars Sjöström, Professor Lena Carlsson and their team at Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg, has found that bariatric surgery is considerably more effective than...


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