Type 2 diabetes in teens reversed through surgery

Obese youths suffering from type 2 diabetes can now undergo Gastric Bypass Weight Loss Surgery that helps reverses the disease. Roux-en-Y gastric bypass weight loss surgery helps halt the use of medications for type 2 diabetes in most obese adolescents who underwent this procedure. A new study conducted by Thomas H. Inge, MD, of Cincinnati […]

Strain on heart even with a little inactivity and overweight

According to a major study by American doctors, there is an increase in the risk of heart failure even with a little inactivity and overweight. According to the lead author of the study which was published in the Circulation December issue, Dr. Satish Kenchaiah, a person need not necessarily be obese to be prone to […]