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CHLA researchers highlight need to include overweight subjects in metabolic research

CHLA researchers highlight need to include overweight subjects in metabolic research

Weight loss surgery is effective under the right situations

Weight loss surgery is effective under the right situations

Weight loss surgery may impact individual's risk of developing cancer, shows study

Weight loss surgery may impact individual's risk of developing cancer, shows study

Study: People with severe obesity constantly try to reduce or control their weight

Study: People with severe obesity constantly try to reduce or control their weight

Researchers develop 'surgery in a pill' to reverse type 2 diabetes

Researchers develop 'surgery in a pill' to reverse type 2 diabetes

HSS study aims to find if bariatric surgery prior to knee replacement can improve outcomes

HSS study aims to find if bariatric surgery prior to knee replacement can improve outcomes

Weight loss surgery may lead to long-term skeletal consequences

Weight loss surgery may lead to long-term skeletal consequences

Study shows clinical benefit and monetary gains of weight-loss surgery

Study shows clinical benefit and monetary gains of weight-loss surgery

Study examines changes in relationship status after bariatric surgery

Study examines changes in relationship status after bariatric surgery

Bariatric surgery linked to positive outcomes in very obese adolescents with type 2 diabetes

Bariatric surgery linked to positive outcomes in very obese adolescents with type 2 diabetes

Weight-loss surgery reduces risk for severe chronic kidney disease and kidney failure

Weight-loss surgery reduces risk for severe chronic kidney disease and kidney failure

Weight loss surgery widely underutilized among young patients with severe obesity

Weight loss surgery widely underutilized among young patients with severe obesity

New analysis finds link between inflammatory bowel disease and history of weight loss surgery

New analysis finds link between inflammatory bowel disease and history of weight loss surgery

Gastric bypass can provide better outcomes for patients with obesity and diabetes than lifestyle intervention

Gastric bypass can provide better outcomes for patients with obesity and diabetes than lifestyle intervention

ASMBS announces addition of intragastric balloon to approved procedures and devices

ASMBS announces addition of intragastric balloon to approved procedures and devices

Weight loss surgery helps prevent diabetes-related microvascular complications in obese patients

Weight loss surgery helps prevent diabetes-related microvascular complications in obese patients

New AASLD guideline focuses on improving diagnosis, treatment of liver cancer and NAFLD

New AASLD guideline focuses on improving diagnosis, treatment of liver cancer and NAFLD

Bariatric surgery extends lifespan in obese patients, shows study

Bariatric surgery extends lifespan in obese patients, shows study

Scarring of fat tissue in obese people can make weight loss more difficult

Scarring of fat tissue in obese people can make weight loss more difficult

Researchers develop simple test to predict T2D remission after bariatric surgery

Researchers develop simple test to predict T2D remission after bariatric surgery