Madeline Morr

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Gastric Bypass vs Sleeve Gastrectomy Outcomes in Morbid Obesity

Gastric Bypass vs Sleeve Gastrectomy Outcomes in Morbid Obesity

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No statistically significant difference in weight loss at 5 years was observed in comparing laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy vs laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass in morbidly obese patients.

USPSTF's Final Recommendation on Menopausal HT for Chronic Disease Prevention

USPSTF's Final Recommendation on Menopausal HT for Chronic Disease Prevention

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To update its 2012 recommendation, the US Preventive Services Task Force reviewed evidence on the benefits and harms of systemic hormone therapy for the prevention of chronic conditions in postmenopausal women.

All-Cause Mortality Reduced for Obese Patients Following Low-Fat Diet

All-Cause Mortality Reduced for Obese Patients Following Low-Fat Diet

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Weight-loss diets, such as those low in fat and saturated fat consumption, with or without added exercise, may reduce the risk for all-cause mortality in obese adults.

Vitamin D Supplements May Reduce Depressive Symptoms, Cardiac Events

Vitamin D Supplements May Reduce Depressive Symptoms, Cardiac Events

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Vitamin D supplement use is linked to reduced depressive symptoms and cardiac events for patients with moderate to severe depressive symptoms.

Trick or Treat: Tips for Diabetes Management on Halloween

Trick or Treat: Tips for Diabetes Management on Halloween

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With a little communication, children with diabetes can still enjoy Halloween festivities.

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