One year after having bariatric surgery, patients may have stronger bones, despite a reduction in bone mineral density, a…
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Although patients who undergo bariatric surgery have reduced mortality, they are more prone to gastrointestinal…
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Risk of reintervention with sleeve gastrectomy is lower than for Roux-en-Y gastric bypass over five years, a US study…
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Obese adults who have bariatric surgery and later develop congestive heart failure (CHF) have a lower risk of dying than…
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US health authorities are warning doctors about the possible risk of death in patients who have liquid-filled intragastric…
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Bariatric surgery may improve patients’ health but not their marriages. Swedish researchers have found that patients are…
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Janine, a 34-year-old woman, was referred at 31 weeks’ gestation for review of intrapartum nutrition. Janine underwent a…
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