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August 2019 Top 5 on the 5th

Posted 8/5/2019

In this issue: Registration for the Annual Meeting at ObesityWeek opens, new opportunities for the BE-SAFE certification are announced, and the Community/Independent Practice Committee presents a new video.

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July 2019 OCC Advocacy Report

Posted 7/29/2019

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July 2019 Top 5 on the 5th

Posted 7/5/2019

In this issue: ASMBS President Eric DeMaria calls for member comments on the SADI-S procedure, the new ASMBS Annual Meeting Facebook page is launched, and lobby grants are now available from the Obesity Political Action Committee.

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Bariatric Surgery Slashes Spending on Diabetes and Hypertension Medications

Posted 6/20/2019

Patients with severe obesity who get weight-loss surgery cut their spending on diabetes medications by nearly 65 percent and spending on high blood pressure medications by more than a third three to six months after the operation, according to new research from Rush Medical College in Chicago presented here at an American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS) national clinical symposium on obesity prevention, treatment and research.

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June 2019 Top 5 on the 5th

Posted 6/5/2019

In this issue: ASMBS Weekend Q&A, a note from IH President Karen Flanders about Committee Volunteerism, and a new video from the Community/Independent Practice Committee

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June 2019 OCC Advocacy Report

Posted 6/1/2019

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May 2019 Top 5 on the 5th

Posted 5/5/2019

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