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Novartis to present updates on broad cancer portfolio at ASH and SABCS symposiums

Novartis to present updates on broad cancer portfolio at ASH and SABCS symposiums

Bariatric surgery can potentially reverse type 2 diabetes

Bariatric surgery can potentially reverse type 2 diabetes

BMI or measure of obesity does not play significant role in weight loss operation, says study

BMI or measure of obesity does not play significant role in weight loss operation, says study

Study focusing on safety of adolescent bariatric surgery published in JAMA Pediatrics

Study focusing on safety of adolescent bariatric surgery published in JAMA Pediatrics

Weight loss surgery: The most effective weapon for obese people in the battle against diabetes

Weight loss surgery: The most effective weapon for obese people in the battle against diabetes

Researchers report short-term complications for obese teens undergoing bariatric surgery

Researchers report short-term complications for obese teens undergoing bariatric surgery

Most severely obese teenagers who underwent bariatric WLS experience no major complications

Most severely obese teenagers who underwent bariatric WLS experience no major complications

UCSD surgeons perform first robotic gastrectomy for gastric cancer treatment

UCSD surgeons perform first robotic gastrectomy for gastric cancer treatment

Surgeons evaluate combined surgery technique to remove cancerous tumors from rectum

Surgeons evaluate combined surgery technique to remove cancerous tumors from rectum

Publication of death rates: an interview with Dr Kate Walker, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine

Publication of death rates: an interview with Dr Kate Walker, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine

Bariatric procedures can lead to rapid, safe and permanent weight loss in obese patients

Bariatric procedures can lead to rapid, safe and permanent weight loss in obese patients

Research suggests that publication of death rates unlikely to detect poorly performing surgeons

Research suggests that publication of death rates unlikely to detect poorly performing surgeons

Adding chemotherapy after surgery for patients with advanced gastric cancer can reduce mortality risk

Adding chemotherapy after surgery for patients with advanced gastric cancer can reduce mortality risk

July 4th:  An outstanding time to declare independence from severe obesity

July 4th: An outstanding time to declare independence from severe obesity

Updated guidelines for metabolic and bariatric surgery

Updated guidelines for metabolic and bariatric surgery

Study shows diagnosis, management of healthcare-associated infection have improved over time

Study shows diagnosis, management of healthcare-associated infection have improved over time

Jersey Shore’s Bariatric Surgery Program helps obese people to lose weight

Jersey Shore’s Bariatric Surgery Program helps obese people to lose weight

Study indicates how gastric bypass reverses diabetes

Study indicates how gastric bypass reverses diabetes

Surprises found in postoperative pain rankings

Surprises found in postoperative pain rankings

Bariatric surgery succeeds when new year resolutions to lose weight fail

Bariatric surgery succeeds when new year resolutions to lose weight fail