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Biliopancreatic Diversion

The BPD with duodenal switch is a complicated weight-loss procedure that has demonstrated successful long term weight loss.


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ER Waiting Times Vary Significantly, Studies Find

You'll probably spend less time waiting at smaller or more rural hospitals

Health Tip of the Day

Tips for a Non-Tipsy Party

Stay sober. Serve nonalcoholic beer and wine. Or, concoct a special nonalcoholic holiday punch or eggnog. Serve lots of unsalted food along with liquor. Stop serving alcohol an hour before the party ends. Do whatever is necessary to keep guests from driving drunk.

Healthy Living

Cholesterol
There's a lot of news about cholesterol these days, and with good reason. High cholesterol contributes to heart disease, which kills more Americans than all cancers combined. A regular exercise routine and good eating habits — along with medication if your doctor recommends it — can keep cholesterol levels under control and lower your risk of heart disease.

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Cancer
Learn how to become a proactive patient. Understand your treatment choices. Get the latest news on advances in cancer. If you or a loved one is facing cancer, you’ll want to explore the Cancer Knowledgebase, with separate sections on more than 60 types of the disease.

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