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17/01/19 - Research
Personality type and weight bias
Florida State University researchers suggest that the specific alchemy of an individual's personality - their distinct blend of conscientiousness, agreeableness, openness, neuroticism and...
17/01/19 - Research
VAT prioritisation
Type-2 (adult-onset) diabetes and other diseases related to the obesity epidemic depend on how the body stores excess energy, according to evolutionary biologist, Dr Mary Jane West-Eberhard, emeritus...
11/01/19 - Research
Bile acids and bariatric surgery
A team of Vanderbilt investigators has pinpointed the role of bile acids and a specific signalling pathway in the positive metabolic effects of weight-loss surgery. The findings also suggest that the...
11/01/19 - Research
REBALANCE: Surgery vs. weight management
Surgery remains the most effective and cost-effective long-term approach to reducing weight for adults adults with severe obesity, according to research from the University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, UK...
11/01/19 - Research
Surgery and microbial strains
Using a unique bioinformatics technique, developed at the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB), researchers have detected the emergence of new strains of microbes in the human faecal microbiota...
17/01/19 - Research
ERABS and renal failure
A study assessing the potential benefits and safety of the Enhanced Recovery After Bariatric Surgery (ERABS) protocol for end-stage renal disease (ESRD) has found that ERABS in this population has...
17/01/19 - Research
Surgery and muscle strength
Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (RYGB) improves relative muscle strength and physical performance in people with obesity, according to a study led by researchers from the University of California, San...
17/01/19 - Research
Variability in bariatric care pathways
Researchers from Scotland have reported a large nationwide variability in pre- and post-operative care pathways across Scotland, in a study that focused on pre-operative costs and the first 12 months...

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