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Five people have died due to issues with weight-loss balloon devices since 2016, the FDA has announced. more

21 Sep 2017 16:00 Devices

A device developed to help obese type 2 diabetic patients lose weight should be rolled out across the NHS, according to researchers. more

13 Sep 2017 14:30 Devices

A new study has shown that an ingestible gastric balloon could be used to help obese people lose weight without the need for invasive surgery. more

18 May 2017 10:00 Devices

So apparently fitness trackers “offer no weight-loss and can actually make users fatter”. Not only that but these evil little devices also run the risk of sabotaging your diet and might not keep your weight off long term. more

21 Sep 2016 13:04 Opinion

The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a balloon device to treat obesity without the need for invasive surgery more

3 Aug 2015 16:06 News