Mediterranean Diet and Hepatic and Metabolic Outcomes in NAFLD Mediterranean Diet and Hepatic and Metabolic Outcomes in NAFLD
This study compared outcomes of a Mediterranean diet to a low-fat diet in patients with NAFLD. How did they differ in terms of metabolic parameters such as intrahepatic lipids and insulin resistance?Liver International (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - June 28, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Gastroenterology Journal Article Source Type: news

Fatty Liver Disease Drives Rise in Liver Cancer Deaths Fatty Liver Disease Drives Rise in Liver Cancer Deaths
The steep increase in liver cancer deaths is due to the rising rate of NAFLD, rather than alcoholic liver disease or hepatitis B or C, and is mostly driven by the obesity and type 2 diabetes epidemics.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Diabetes Headlines)
Source: Medscape Diabetes Headlines - June 27, 2022 Category: Endocrinology Tags: Gastroenterology News Source Type: news

Low-Carb, High-Fat Diet Improves A1c, Reduces Liver Fat: Study Low-Carb, High-Fat Diet Improves A1c, Reduces Liver Fat: Study
A low-carb, high-fat diet reduced NAFLD activity score and HbA1c, and resulted in weight loss, according to a 6-month study of participants with NAFLD and type 2 diabetes.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Diabetes Headlines)
Source: Medscape Diabetes Headlines - June 27, 2022 Category: Endocrinology Tags: Gastroenterology News Source Type: news

Jury Out on Low-FODMAP Diet for Kids Jury Out on Low-FODMAP Diet for Kids
There currently is insufficient evidence to routinely recommend the low-FODMAP diet to treat functional gastrointestinal disorders in children, an expert panel concludes.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Gastroenterology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Gastroenterology Headlines - June 27, 2022 Category: Gastroenterology Tags: Gastroenterology News Source Type: news

More Reflux After Sleeve Gastrectomy vs Gastric Bypass at 10 Years More Reflux After Sleeve Gastrectomy vs Gastric Bypass at 10 Years
Importantly, the cumulative incidence of Barrett ' s esophagus was similar after both procedures and markedly lower than reported in previous trials.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - June 27, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Gastroenterology News Source Type: news

Traumatic gastric laceration with injury of splenic and celiac vessel following intentional self-harm by crashing of motor vehicle: a case report - Acharya SS, Karmacharya RM, Vaidya S, Adhikari MM, Upadhyay G, Bhandari N, Bhatt S.
Intra-abdominal injury due to blunt trauma accounts for 5-10% of all traumatic cases. It usually occurs secondary to motor vehicle collision, pedestrian injury, and falls. Typically these result in injury to solid abdominal organs-liver and spleen, hollow ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 27, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Engineering, Physics, Structural Soundness and Failure Source Type: news

MD-Gastroview (Diatrizoate Meglumine and Diatrizoate Sodium Solution) - updated on RxList
(Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs)
Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs - June 27, 2022 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

Women With Long Covid Are More Likely To Suffer From Mood And Gastrointestinal Disorders Than Men
A new study published in the journal Current Medical Research and Opinion, has found that long Covid is not only far more likely to afflict women as compared to their male counterparts, but they will also experience a completely different set of symptoms. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - June 26, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Anuradha Varanasi, Contributor Tags: Healthcare /healthcare Innovation /innovation Source Type: news

Bulevirtide's Effect Sustained in Difficult-to-Treat Hepatitis D
(MedPage Today) -- Two different dosages of bulevirtide, an investigational first-in-class entry inhibitor, were safe and demonstrated superior responses compared with observation alone for patients with chronic hepatitis delta virus (HDV), a phase... (Source: MedPage Today Gastroenterology)
Source: MedPage Today Gastroenterology - June 25, 2022 Category: Gastroenterology Source Type: news

CDC Releases New Details on Mysterious Hepatitis in Children CDC Releases New Details on Mysterious Hepatitis in Children
Almost all children (90%) required hospitalization, 18 needed liver transplants, and 11 children have died.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Gastroenterology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Gastroenterology Headlines - June 25, 2022 Category: Gastroenterology Tags: Pediatrics News Source Type: news

Video: Sleeve gastrectomy
(Source: MayoClinic.com Full Feed)
Source: MayoClinic.com Full Feed - June 25, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Video: Roux-en-Y gastric bypass
(Source: MayoClinic.com Full Feed)
Source: MayoClinic.com Full Feed - June 25, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Pharmacologic Treatment of IBS: AGA Clinical Practice Guidelines Pharmacologic Treatment of IBS: AGA Clinical Practice Guidelines
The pair of new guidelines each explore new, old, and over-the-counter options to help physicians take an individualized approach based on symptoms.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - June 24, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Gastroenterology News Source Type: news

Acute Hepatitis Cases in Children Show Declining Trend Acute Hepatitis Cases in Children Show Declining Trend
Experts update the latest case numbers for acute hepatitis in children and discuss possible factors that result in the disease, namely, adenovirus and COVID-19, either separately or together.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Gastroenterology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Gastroenterology Headlines - June 24, 2022 Category: Gastroenterology Tags: Gastroenterology News Source Type: news

Germany Study Warns of Increasing Acute Hep C Reinfections in MSM
(MedPage Today) -- Although rates of acute hepatitis C virus (HCV) infections have declined over the past decade across Europe, a small increase in reinfections was seen among men who have sex with men (MSM), according to a German prospective observational... (Source: MedPage Today Gastroenterology)
Source: MedPage Today Gastroenterology - June 24, 2022 Category: Gastroenterology Source Type: news