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Obese individuals with limited options can benefit from non-surgical endoscopic sleeve gastroplasty

Obese individuals with limited options can benefit from non-surgical endoscopic sleeve gastroplasty

Messaging software promotes healing in surgery patients

Messaging software promotes healing in surgery patients

Medtronic launches new Signia Stapling System that provides real-time feedback during surgery

Medtronic launches new Signia Stapling System that provides real-time feedback during surgery

Study may help clinicians predict outcome of common bariatric surgery

Study may help clinicians predict outcome of common bariatric surgery

Patients who undergo weight loss surgery complain of gastrointestinal problems, study finds

Patients who undergo weight loss surgery complain of gastrointestinal problems, study finds

NASPGHAN clinical practice guidelines recommend screening test for NAFLD in obese children

NASPGHAN clinical practice guidelines recommend screening test for NAFLD in obese children

Women have lower risk of developing heart disease after bariatric surgery than men, research shows

Women have lower risk of developing heart disease after bariatric surgery than men, research shows

New quality improvement program reduces hospital readmission rates for weight-loss surgery patients

New quality improvement program reduces hospital readmission rates for weight-loss surgery patients

Americans take obesity as seriously as cancer, new survey finds

Americans take obesity as seriously as cancer, new survey finds

Weight-loss surgery before conception improves maternal and fetal outcomes in obese women

Weight-loss surgery before conception improves maternal and fetal outcomes in obese women

NDSU investigator receives $3.7 million grant for bariatric surgery research

NDSU investigator receives $3.7 million grant for bariatric surgery research

Sanford-NDSU Collaborative Seed Grant Program provides funding for three health research projects

Sanford-NDSU Collaborative Seed Grant Program provides funding for three health research projects

NYU Lutheran offers many treatment options for kidney stone sufferers

NYU Lutheran offers many treatment options for kidney stone sufferers

Brain activity and response to food cues in severely obese women differ from lean counterparts

Brain activity and response to food cues in severely obese women differ from lean counterparts

Physical movements improve in patients after bariatric surgery

Physical movements improve in patients after bariatric surgery

NHS needs to increase rates of bariatric surgery to control obesity levels, say experts

NHS needs to increase rates of bariatric surgery to control obesity levels, say experts

Improving body clock could protect against metabolic syndrome

Improving body clock could protect against metabolic syndrome

Bariatric surgery prior to TKR is cost-effective option to improve outcomes in severely obese patients

Bariatric surgery prior to TKR is cost-effective option to improve outcomes in severely obese patients

Spouses could play key role in helping patients lose weight

Spouses could play key role in helping patients lose weight

Bariatric surgery prior to knee replacement benefits morbidly obese patients with end-stage osteoarthritis

Bariatric surgery prior to knee replacement benefits morbidly obese patients with end-stage osteoarthritis