• The Role of Exercise Programs for Post-Bariatric Surgery Patients

    Bariatric surgery has recently emerged as the most successful treatment for severe obesity. The different surgical procedures — gastric bypass, adjustable gastric band and sleeve gastrectomy — cause weight loss by restricting the amount of food the stomach can hold, decreasing absorption of nutrients or a combination of both. One of the referral criteria for bariatric ...
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  • The Role of Exercise Programs for Post-Bariatric Surgery Patients

    Bariatric surgery has recently emerged as the most successful treatment for severe obesity. The different surgical procedures – gastric bypass, adjustable gastric band and sleeve gastrectomy – cause weight loss by restricting the amount of food the stomach can hold, decreasing absorption of nutrients or a combination of both. One of the referral criteria for ...
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  • HPV Vaccine Completion and Communication

    Communication is the hallmark of any good relationship, and it’s no different when it comes to the doctor-patient relationship. In fact, a Kaiser Permanente study has found that differences in how health care clinicians approach patient communication, among other factors, may have an impact on whether patients are fully vaccinated for human papillomavirus (HPV).
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