Intuitive India launches SureForm robotic-assisted surgical stapler
ASMBS Foundation awards grants for COVID-19 & obesity studies
Children of mothers with obesity at greater risk of NAFLD
EBWMP plus anti-obesity medications results in greater weight loss
US-Ireland researchers to examine how RYGB impacts eating and drinking
Rates of overweight wealthy, educated and urban women increase
Lower haemoglobin may protect against obesity and metabolic syndrome
Johnson & Johnson Innovation extends the life-sciences hub at Monash University
BMI as a risk factor for T2DM varies throughout the world
First wave of the COVID-19 pandemic caused cancellation of nearly all routine in-person obesity services in Europe
The Obesity Society issues vaccine guidance for patients with obesity
ReShape launches ‘Marketplace’ to support patients’ nutrition, exercise, sleep and stress
Impulsiveness tied to faster eating in children can cause obesity
Avexitide post positive results for congenital hyperinsulinism
Innova and Rotec introduce Interlude 500 bed to UK market
Faecal transplant plus fibre supplements improves insulin sensitivity
Allurion Technologies launches new Allurion Weight Loss Program
GPR75 gene related to controlling body weight isolated
Metabolic surgery positively changes gut microbiota
Bariatric surgery can result in increased risk of anaemia
People living with obesity take nine years to seek advice
Asian women with a BMI>25 57% more likely to develop endometrial cancer
Lower chemotherapy doses linked to poorer outcomes for CRC patients with obesity
Excessive screen time linked to obesity in pre-teen children
Majority of US adults do not adhere to cancer-prevention dietary guidelines
Trial to assess whether brain training can aid weight loss
GABA transaminase offers promising pathway to treat T2DM
Obesity significant predictors of genomic instability associated with cancer
Male sex and obesity are not associated with COVID-19 ICU mortality
‘Barbaric’ and 'dangerous' weight loss device slammed by experts
Common artificial sweeteners cause previously healthy gut bacteria to become diseased
Bariatric surgery alters brain’s response to hunger, appetite and food intake
Very low calorie diet significantly alters the composition of the microbiota
UK limits junk food advertising to tackle childhood obesity
AEON Endostapler can achieve optimal LSG outcomes