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Laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding in Australian adolescents: should it be done?

There are very few studies on laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding (LAGB) in obese adolescents with follow up for more than 36 months, let alone good prospective data beyond 24 months in Australian adolescents. We aimed to evaluate medium term (>36 months) safety and efficacy of...
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TRPV1 channels and gastric vagal afferent signalling in lean and high fat diet induced obese mice

Consumption of capsaicin (found in chilli) may be able to prevent overeating through an action on nerves in the stomach, according to this report. Abstract