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OBESITY NEWS TIPS & FEATURES

Tips on Understanding Options for Weight-loss Surgery

August 2nd, 2017

Tips on Understanding Options for Weight-loss Surgery

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By Mustafa Ahmed, MD, FACS, Southern Nevada Bariatrics. People struggling with obesity and its related medical complications may wonder if […]

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Tags: bariatric surgeries, Gastric Band, LapBand, News Tips and Features, News Tips and Features Other, obesity, Roux-En-Y Gastric Bypass, Vertical Sleeve Gastrectomy, VSG


Gastric Bypass Maintains Weight Loss Better Than Other Procedures

September 14th, 2016

Gastric Bypass Maintains Weight Loss Better Than Other Procedures

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According to a study published in the journal JAMA Surgery and led by researchers at Duke Health and the Durham […]

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Tags: GERD, News Tips and Features, News Tips and Features Other, obesity, surgery


Eating For a Healthy Weight

October 5th, 2015

Eating For a Healthy Weight

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By Paulette Lambert, RD, CDE Director of Nutrition California Health & Longevity Institute How much are we really supposed to […]

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Tags: News Tips and Features, News Tips and Features Other, obesity


FDA Okays Obesity Balloon Device

August 17th, 2015

FDA Okays Obesity Balloon Device

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The FDA has approved a gastric balloon device to treat obesity. The ReShape dual balloon system is indicated for obese […]

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Tags: News Tips and Features, News Tips and Features Other, obesity


Weighing the Risks

May 11th, 2015

Weighing the Risks

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Exploring the Link Between Obesity and Cancer By Kari Bohlke, ScD “For the great majority of Americans who do not […]

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Tags: All Cancer Types, Breast Cancer, cancer, cancer prevention, cancer risk, Colon Cancer, endometrial cancer, News Tips and Features, News Tips and Features Other, nutrition, obesity, Screening/Prevention Breast Cancer


Dining Out the Smart Way

May 5th, 2015

Dining Out the Smart Way

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By Paulette Lambert, RD, CDE Director of Nutrition California Health & Longevity Institute Eating out is a way of life […]

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Tags: News Tips and Features, News Tips and Features Other, obesity, weight control


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