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AUTHOR(S)
GREENHALGH, TRISHA
PUB. DATE
December 2010
SOURCE
Accountancy;Dec2010, Vol. 146 Issue 1408, p55
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The author emphasizes the benefit of gastric surgery to severely obese people. She cites some of the diseases related to obesity including diabetes, heart disease and arthritis. She notes the withdrawal of anti-obesity drugs ribonamant and sibutramine from the market due to life-threatening side effects. She notes that gastric surgery compels individuals to reduce their food portion size.
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56647698

 

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