Bariatric Surgery and Cardiovascular Disease Bariatric Surgery and Cardiovascular Disease
Does bariatric surgery lower the incidence of cardiovascular diseases in patients with obesity?European Heart Journal (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - July 12, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Cardiology Journal Article Source Type: news

Both Bariatric Surgery Methods Yield Similar 10-Year Results
FRIDAY, June 24, 2022 -- Long-term outcomes are similar after laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy (LSG) and laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (LRYGB) in patients with severe obesity, according to a study published online June 22 in JAMA... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - June 24, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Healthier Lifestyle Maintained After Bariatric Surgery
(MedPage Today) -- Bariatric surgery patients tended to maintain healthier lifestyle habits compared with peers who were eligible but had not received this treatment, according to data from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey ... (Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular)
Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular - June 18, 2022 Category: Cardiology Source Type: news

More Physical Activity Reported by Those Undergoing Bariatric Surgery
FRIDAY, June 17, 2022 -- Individuals who undergo bariatric surgery have better lifestyle habits than those eligible for surgery, but few meet current physical activity guidelines, according to a study published online June 16 in JAMA Network... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - June 17, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Bariatric Surgery Linked To 32% Lower Obesity-Related Cancer Risk, SPLENDID Study Says
Bariatric surgery was also associated with a 48% lower risk of cancer-related death. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - June 13, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Bruce Y. Lee, Senior Contributor Tags: Healthcare /healthcare Innovation /innovation Science /science business pharma Source Type: news

Bariatric Surgery Weight Loss Linked To 32% Lower Obesity-Related Cancer Risk, SPLENDID Study Says
Bariatric surgery was also associated with a 48% lower risk of cancer-related death. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - June 13, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Bruce Y. Lee, Senior Contributor Tags: Healthcare /healthcare Innovation /innovation Science /science business pharma Source Type: news

Avexitide Promising for Hypoglycemia After Weight Loss Surgery Avexitide Promising for Hypoglycemia After Weight Loss Surgery
The GLP-1 receptor antagonist reduced all levels of hypoglycemia, by different measures, and in patients who had undergone different bariatric surgery procedures.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Diabetes Headlines)
Source: Medscape Diabetes Headlines - June 12, 2022 Category: Endocrinology Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology News Source Type: news

Bariatric Surgery and Cancer Risk; Obesity and Type 1 Diabetes
(MedPage Today) -- TTHealthWatch is a weekly podcast from Texas Tech. In it, Elizabeth Tracey, director of electronic media for Johns Hopkins Medicine in Baltimore, and Rick Lange, MD, president of the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center... (Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular)
Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular - June 11, 2022 Category: Cardiology Source Type: news

Bariatric Surgery Cuts Obesity - Related Cancer Incidence
Findings seen in large study of obese adults with and without surgery, followed for 10 years (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - June 9, 2022 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Family Medicine, Gastroenterology, Internal Medicine, Oncology, Surgery, Journal, Source Type: news

Bariatric Surgery Cuts Obesity-Related Cancer Incidence
THURSDAY, June 9, 2022 -- Among adults with obesity, bariatric surgery is associated with a significantly lower incidence of obesity-associated cancer and cancer-related mortality versus no surgery, according to a study published online June 3 in... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - June 9, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Weight-Loss Surgery May Greatly Lower Odds for Many Cancers
WEDNESDAY, June 8, 2022 -- Dropping a load of pounds through weight-loss surgery can significantly decrease your risk of developing or dying from cancer, according to three new studies. Obese folks who underwent bariatric surgery were at least two... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - June 8, 2022 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Bariatric Surgery's'Dramatic' Effect on Cancer Deaths Bariatric Surgery's'Dramatic' Effect on Cancer Deaths
If true, weight loss surgery could prevent even more cancers than quitting smoking, says F. Perry Wilson.Medscape (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - June 7, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Internal Medicine Commentary Source Type: news

Bariatric Surgery Cuts Cancer Incidence, Death Risk
(MedPage Today) -- Weight loss, even achieved through bariatric surgery, reduced the risk of obesity-related cancer, researchers reported. In a study of over 30,000 adults with obesity, only 2.9% of those who opted for bariatric surgery were diagnosed... (Source: MedPage Today Endocrinology)
Source: MedPage Today Endocrinology - June 4, 2022 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

Bariatric Surgery Cuts Risk of Developing and Dying From Cancer Bariatric Surgery Cuts Risk of Developing and Dying From Cancer
The magnitude of the benefit was large and dose-dependent, with more weight loss associated with greater reduction in cancer risk, according to results from the SPLENDID study.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines - June 3, 2022 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Gastroenterology News Source Type: news

Weight Loss Surgery Is Linked to a Dramatic Drop in Cancer Risk: Study
Obesity is linked to a number of health issues, including Type 2 diabetes, hypertension, heart disease, liver problems, and joint disorders. But many people might not know that the condition is also closely tied to cancer. In a study published in JAMA, researchers provide the strongest evidence yet supporting the link between obesity and cancer, and the benefits of weight-loss surgery in lowering the risk of developing or dying from cancer. The trial involved more than 30,000 patients with obesity: some of whom had bariatric surgery for weight loss, and some who served as non-surgical controls and received standard care fo...
Source: TIME: Health - June 3, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Alice Park Tags: Uncategorized Cancer healthscienceclimate Source Type: news