May 7, 2017

Non-Surgical Weight-Loss Treatment Found Safe, Effective for Those with Limited Options

Less-invasive method also allows patients to return home on same day Chicago, IL (May 7, 2017) — A new study finds that individuals struggling with obesity who are not candidates for weight-loss surgery can benefit substantially from non-surgical endoscopic sleeve gastroplasty, according to research presented at Digestive Disease Week® (DDW) 2017, the largest international gathering of physicians, […]

A Unique Enzyme Could be a Game-Changer for Gluten-Sensitive Patients

Study finds enzyme breaks down small amounts of gluten within the digestive system Chicago, IL (May 7, 2017) — Researchers have found that taking an enzyme tablet while consuming foods containing gluten prevents a significant amount of it from entering the small intestine. This could enable gluten-sensitive patients to ingest small quantities of gluten without experiencing […]