Hot Peppers are Good

Laboratory studies have shown that the resistance of isolated LDL-cholesterol or linoleic acid to oxidation is increased in incubations with chilli extracts or capsaicin--the active ingredient of chilli. The rate of oxidation was significantly lower after the chilli diet, compared with the bland diet.Amplify’d from http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.govLaboratory studies have shown that the resistance of isolated LDL-cholesterol … Continue reading Hot Peppers are Good

Leaks worst and maybe the most fearful..

Leaks in GASTRIC BYPASS AND SLEEVE GASTRECTOMY are among the worst and maybe the most fearful complications in bariatric surgery.   After the initial diagnosis and sepsis stabilization an endoscopic therapeutic plan should be assigned.   From the healing perspective, it seems like the two procedures has different outcomes in term of leakage.   On … Continue reading Leaks worst and maybe the most fearful..

Leaks in GASTRIC BYPASS AND SLEEVE GASTRECTOMY are among the worst and maybe the most fearful complications in bariatric surgery. After the initial diagnosis and sepsis stabilization an endoscopic therapeutic plan should be assigned. From the healing perspective, it seems like the two procedures has different outcomes in term of leakage. On the gastric bypass … Continue reading

In 91 patients removal of gastric banding and sleeve gastrectomy was carried out as the same operation. The leakage rate was 4.4% with an intraoperative complication rate of 5.5%. PL 02–07 Leakage Rate of Sleeve Gastrectomy after Gastric Banding PRESENTER: C. Stroh, Co-authors: Study Group Bariatric Surgery, SRH Wald-Klinikum Gera, Gera, Germany http://amplify.com/u/a1cf62

"Lap Sleeve Gastrectomy" is not standardized yet. Long-term results are variable. Leaks at the esophageal-gastric junction (EGJ) are the most serious technical complication. Staple-line “protection” is a matter of debate. Many authors do not protect the stapleline an others use cushion allograph material. http://amplify.com/u/a1cf5v

After 6 years experiences with laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding we changed to the Roux-en-Y-gastric bypass (RNYGB) and the Omega-loop-Gastric bypass (OLGB) into our program. 10 Years Experiences with Both - Roux-En-Y- and Omega-LoopGastric Bypass, PRESENTER: R.A. Weiner, Krankenhaus Sachsenhausen, Chirurgie, Frankfurt/M, Germany http://amplify.com/u/a1cf5q

Orlistat Helpful in Fat and Metabolic Disease?

These findings suggest that over-the-counter 60 mg orlistat, in combination with the type of advice a subject could expect to be given when obtaining 60 mg orlistat in a community setting, does indeed result in potentially clinically beneficial changes in body composition and risk factors for metabolic diseases.Amplify’d from http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.govEur J Clin Nutr. 2011 Jun 22. doi: … Continue reading Orlistat Helpful in Fat and Metabolic Disease?

Orlistat 60 mg Reduces Visceral Adipose Tissue

These results suggest that orlistat 60 mg may be an effective weight loss tool to reduce metabolic risk factors associated with abdominal obesity.Amplify’d from http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.govObesity (Silver Spring). 2011 Sep;19(9):1796-803. doi: 10.1038/oby.2011.143. Epub 2011 Jun 30.Orlistat 60 mg Reduces Visceral Adipose Tissue: A 24-Week Randomized, Placebo-Controlled, Multicenter Trial.Smith SR, Stenlof KS, Greenway FL, McHutchison J, Schwartz SM, … Continue reading Orlistat 60 mg Reduces Visceral Adipose Tissue

Orlistat has antitumor effects?

Orlistat has antitumor effects?Amplify’d from http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.govBiomed Pharmacother. 2011 Jul;65(4):286-92. Epub 2011 Jun 12.Antitumor effect of orlistat, a fatty acid synthase inhibitor, is via activation of caspase-3 on human colorectal carcinoma-bearing animal.Chuang HY, Chang YF, Hwang JJ.SourceDepartment of Biomedical Imaging and Radiological Sciences, National Yang-Ming University, No. 155, Sec. 2, Li-Nong St., Beitou, Taipei 112, Taiwan.AbstractWe … Continue reading Orlistat has antitumor effects?

Orlistat Improves Diabetes

Orlistat improved lipid profile and led to faster glycaemic control and insulin resistance parameters than the control, without any serious adverse event.Amplify’d from http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.govJ Clin Pharm Ther. 2011 Aug 4. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2710.2011.01280.x. [Epub ahead of print]Effects of 1-year orlistat treatment compared to placebo on insulin resistance parameters in patients with type 2 diabetes.Derosa G, Cicero … Continue reading Orlistat Improves Diabetes