Nonsurgical interventions via lifestyle modifications and pharmacotherapy have not demonstrated success.
During 2010-2016, the prevalence of obesity among this group significantly declined in 73% of U.S. states and territories.
Sleeve gastrectomy was significantly safer during the perioperative and immediate postoperative periods, compared with gastric bypass.
Patients undergoing endoscopic sleeve gastroplasty show significantly greater weight loss than do those in a weight loss therapy program.
BARCELONA – Once-weekly treatment with subcutaneous semaglutide yielded greater reductions in HbA1c and body weight than once-daily...
The risk of major birth defects was lower among infants whose mothers had a history of gastric bypass surgery, compared with infants of matched...
Trends suggest improved macronutrient consumption, but low-quality carbs and saturated fat remain a large part of U.S. diets.
Future studies should attempt to evaluate the impact of bariatric surgery on the long-term outcomes of arthroplasty