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Bariatric Surgery a Cure for Diabetics?

Researchers publishing in the New England Journal of Medicine reported new research looking at bariatric surgery (weight loss surgery and diabetes).

The study, conducted at the Cleveland Clinic, found that patients with diabetes who underwent surgery for their obesity were over three times more likely to be able to gain control over their diabetes. 148 more words

Food And Nutrition

Robots Performing Surgery

Robotic surgery is a relatively new technique being performed, and believe it or not it’s been spreading like wildfire. Well, the robots do not actually perform the surgery by themselves…but human controlling robotic arms do performing surgery, taking the place of hands and in some cases steel instruments. 197 more words

Research Blog


Confessions of a Surgeon- the good, the bad, and the complicated…Life behind the OR doors

Paul A. Ruggieri, MD

Penguin Group, 2012

Sometimes, the title of a book says it all.  381 more words

Surgery And Rehabilitation