Gallbladder disease

The FDA ( Food and Drug Administration ) has approved Saxenda ( Liraglutide [ rDNA origin ] injection ) as...


Liraglutide is a human glucagon-like peptide 1 analog that may be administered once a day because of its prolonged half-life...


The IMPROVE-IT study met its primary and all secondary composite efficacy endpoints. In IMPROVE-IT, patients taking the LDL-cholesterol-lowering medicine Vytorin...


The Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use ( CHMP ) has adopted a positive opinion, recommending the granting of...


A study has shown that pancreatic cancer patients 65 or older who live at least five years after surgery have...


A study found that obesity increases the risk of death from prostate cancer, even though it does not increase the...


In a study of a new drug for liver cancer, researchers found that the development of a skin rash correlated...


A small study found that major intestinal surgery, including stomach reduction for obesity, may boost the chances of subsequent vitamin...


Researchers studied records of pancreatic surgery during the last 35 years at Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore and found that...


There is a wide variation in the use of laparoscopic surgery for gall bladder removal in Hong Kong hospitals, and...


The US Preventive Services Task Force issued a new recommendation against the routine use of Estrogen to prevent chronic conditions...