Obesity surgery may dramatically lower the danger of heart attacks and strokes in patients with diabetes, new research suggests.
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People who were severely obese and had diabetes had 40 percent fewer heart attacks and strokes — and 67 percent fewer deaths — within 5 years after weight-loss surgery versus usual care, in large, long-term study.
From new-age medicine to getting more sleep, experts give advice on how to be more productive. Experiment with which method works best for you.
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The 2018-2019 flu season is here, and Kaiser Permanente is once again urging its employees and members to get vaccinated. While the effectiveness of the flu vaccine varies from year...
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Study finds a location in the genome associated with an increased risk in erectile dysfunction, opening the door to potential therapies for men who don’t respond to current treatments.
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