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Successful weight-loss intervention helps lower risk of severe complications from COVID-19

Successful weight-loss intervention helps lower risk of severe complications from COVID-19

Telehealth-delivered exercise and weight loss program for people with knee osteoarthritis or obesity

Telehealth-delivered exercise and weight loss program for people with knee osteoarthritis or obesity

Bariatric surgery lowers risk of liver disease, heart complications in patients with fatty liver disease

Bariatric surgery lowers risk of liver disease, heart complications in patients with fatty liver disease

Review: Remission should be the primary treatment goal of GPs for people with type 2 diabetes

Review: Remission should be the primary treatment goal of GPs for people with type 2 diabetes

Bariatric surgery reduces brain pressure in patients with idiopathic intracranial hypertension

Bariatric surgery reduces brain pressure in patients with idiopathic intracranial hypertension

Weight loss induced by diet and bariatric surgery has different impact on mitochondria in fat tissue

Weight loss induced by diet and bariatric surgery has different impact on mitochondria in fat tissue

Study: Patients may not be receiving recommended follow-up care after bariatric surgery

Study: Patients may not be receiving recommended follow-up care after bariatric surgery

Exercise may help minimize weight loss surgery-induced bone loss

Exercise may help minimize weight loss surgery-induced bone loss

Robotic-assisted kidney transplant and weight loss surgery can be performed safely for obese patients

Robotic-assisted kidney transplant and weight loss surgery can be performed safely for obese patients

Researchers analyze racial disparities in access to bariatric surgery

Researchers analyze racial disparities in access to bariatric surgery

Study: 5 to 10% of surgically induced weight loss linked with cardiovascular benefits

Study: 5 to 10% of surgically induced weight loss linked with cardiovascular benefits

Public insurance users pay more for bariatric surgery compared to private insurance patients

Public insurance users pay more for bariatric surgery compared to private insurance patients

RYGB surgery patients can benefit from anti-obesity medications

RYGB surgery patients can benefit from anti-obesity medications

Bariatric surgery may alter gene expression in fat tissue

Bariatric surgery may alter gene expression in fat tissue

Type 2 diabetes mellitus responds to weight loss surgery

Type 2 diabetes mellitus responds to weight loss surgery

Study:  Weight loss surgery linked to increased risk of bone fractures

Study: Weight loss surgery linked to increased risk of bone fractures

Weight loss surgery helps reverse respiratory issues in obese patients

Weight loss surgery helps reverse respiratory issues in obese patients

Study: Weight loss surgery may reduce risk of heart failure, hypertension and early death

Study: Weight loss surgery may reduce risk of heart failure, hypertension and early death

Bariatric surgery may reduce risk of developing colorectal cancer by one-third

Bariatric surgery may reduce risk of developing colorectal cancer by one-third

Losing Tongue Fat Improves Sleep Apnea

Losing Tongue Fat Improves Sleep Apnea