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“Surgical Solution to Diabetes?”
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“Surgical Solution to Diabetes?”

The struggle with weight not only weighs a person down emotionally, it can cause serious and sometimes deadly health issues.  Type 2 diabetes is considered a world-wide epidemic and it’s tied to obesity.  Some people who feel they keep fighting a losing battle over obesity opt for gastric bypass surgery.   [...]

Is Your Cholesterol Number ‘Trendy’?
Fit 50 Health / JAMA News

Is Your Cholesterol Number ‘Trendy’?

You get a gold star if you are in your 50’s and you have had your cholesterol checked more than once. If you haven’t taken the test, time to catch up with the rest of the class.  Health experts will tell you there are a bunch of studies which show [...]