Archive: 03/10/2010

Gastric bypass surgery increases risk of kidney stones

March 11, 2010 - Patients who undergo gastric bypass surgery experience changes in their urine composition that increase their risk of developing kidney stones, research from UT Southwestern Medical Center investigators suggests.

dateMar 10, 2010 in Other
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New drug candidate reduces blood lipids

People whose "bad" cholesterol and risk of future heart disease stay too high despite cholesterol-lowering statin therapy can safely lower it by adding a drug that mimics the action of thyroid hormone. In a report published ...

dateMar 10, 2010 in Medical research
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