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Bariatric Surgery: Global Markets for Services and Devices

PR Newswire (press release) - ‎7 hours ago‎
10, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- This BCC Research report looks at current and future markets, and analyzes technological, demographic and economic developments that may have a long-term impact on the size and structure of the bariatric surgery market for ...

Ketoacidosis Is Bariatric Surgery Risk in Type 1 Diabetes

Medscape - ‎Feb 8, 2016‎
Diabetic ketoacidosis (DKA) appears to be a fairly common adverse event following bariatric surgery in patients with type 1 diabetes and may also occur rarely in insulin-deficient patients with type 2 diabetes, according to new findings from a single ...

Medical researchers study cost and access to lap band surgery

ABC Online - ‎Feb 5, 2016‎
ELIZABETH JACKSON: Tasmanian medics are calling for lap band surgery to be readily available to those who can't afford private health insurance.

Weight-Loss Surgery May Lengthen Older People's Lives: Study

HealthDay - ‎5 hours ago‎
WEDNESDAY, Feb. 10, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Middle-aged and even older people seem to gain a survival boost from gastric bypass surgery -- good news for obese older folks who may wonder if the weight-loss surgery is worth the risk, a new study ...
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Why I Chose Not to Have Weight Loss Surgery

Huffington Post - ‎Feb 1, 2016‎
My primary care doctor first mentioned the idea a couple of years ago. At this time it had become a pretty common procedure, and the risks had largely been mitigated (bariatric surgery had a fairly high mortality rate in its early years), but it was ...

Ocean Medical Center Achieves National Accreditation from the Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Accreditation and ...

Newswise (press release) - ‎Feb 4, 2016‎
The accreditation of Ocean's bariatric surgery program is an elite status, and one that has been earned by all four Meridian hospitals that offer this specialized type of weight loss surgery. Anil Pahuja, M.D., medical director of the bariatric surgery ...

Bariatric Surgery for Adolescents: Benefits, Risks, and Future Needs

AAP News - ‎Feb 2, 2016‎
It might not be a stretch to say that childhood obesity is the leading health threat for US children in our time. But when are drastic measures, like bariatric surgery, indicated, and what are the long-term outcomes of such procedures? We now have a ...

Cornell study unravels link between bariatric surgery, diabetes remission

dvm360 - ‎Feb 2, 2016‎
Researchers and human physicians have known for years that patients who receive bariatric surgeries often experience remission of Type 2 diabetes.

National Accreditation Adds Prominence to UMMC Bariatric Surgery Program

Ole Miss News - ‎Feb 3, 2016‎
The national accolade comes from the College's Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Accreditation and Quality Improvement Program.

Everything you want to know about weight loss surgery

Times of India - ‎Feb 3, 2016‎
The duration of Diabetes, i.e. when patient's insulin or diabetes medication will stop,may be different in different cases,nevertheless the effect starts before the patient leaves the hospital after the surgery.
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What People Don't Talk About After They Get Weight-Loss Surgery

Yahoo Health - ‎Jan 28, 2016‎
When you lose weight the surgical way, naysayers may accuse you of taking the easy way out. But how does that affect your own self-image?

Article on Weight Loss Techniques Underlines Benefits of Bariatric Surgery, Notes Dr. Feiz & Associates

Benzinga - ‎Feb 4, 2016‎
Commenting on the recent article, the Los Angeles bariatric surgery clinic notes that, while physical activity and dieting may be effective for some people who wish to lose small amounts of weight, those with severe obesity often need the additional ...
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Gastric bypass surgery at ages older than 35 years associated with improved survival The JAMA Network Journals

EurekAlert (press release) - ‎10 hours ago‎
Lance E. Davidson, Ph.D., of Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah, and colleagues examined whether gastric bypass surgery is equally effective in reducing mortality in groups undergoing surgery at different ages. The study was published online by JAMA ...

Bariatric surgery devices market global industry analysis and opportunity assessment from 2015 to 2025 made ...

WhaTech - ‎Jan 29, 2016‎
Bariatric Surgery is a surgical procedure performed on the stomach or intestines to treat patient with extreme obesity and help them lose weight.

Oregon considers expanding access to weight-loss surgery for Medicaid patients

Bend Bulletin - ‎Feb 4, 2016‎
Oregon is considering whether to open the door to weight-loss surgery for people like Wenzel. The Health Evidence Review Commission, a body that decides what Oregon's Medicaid program will cover and under what circumstances, this spring will take up a ...

Rockford Health System launches bariatric surgery program

Rockford Register Star - ‎Feb 6, 2016‎
ROCKFORD - Dr. Igal Breitman recently joined Rockford Health System as medical director of the new bariatric surgery program.

Dietician's Weight Loss Tips Highlight Bariatric Surgery's Benefits, Notes Dr. Michael Feiz & Associates

Benzinga - ‎Jan 28, 2016‎
Commenting on a recent article, the Los Angeles-based bariatric surgeon notes that, while dieting advice can help some people fulfill their New Year's resolutions, bariatric surgery is the best option for severely obese individuals with large amounts ...

Brand New Man Reality Show: 3 Days After Weight Loss Surgery

Huffington Post - ‎Feb 4, 2016‎
This is a section from the Don McNay Reality Show section of Brand New Man, written on December 4, 2016, three days after gastric sleeve weight loss surgery. This gives a glimpse of what that experience is like: Things have gone incredibly well. Beyond ...

The chicken shop mile and how Britain got fat

The Guardian - ‎Jan 28, 2016‎
In the north-east of England, Sean Woodcock, a bariatric surgeon, deals with the consequences. There is a treatment that works, but it is drastic and not for everybody.

Healthy Weight Loss and When to Choose Weight Loss Surgery

San Angelo LIVE! - ‎Feb 4, 2016‎
It's the time of year when many people want to start shedding those extra pounds they may have put on over the holidays; or maybe begin a new, healthier lifestyle as part of their New Year's resolutions.