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Patients With Type 2 Diabetes And Obesity Is Controlled

A study developed a medical device company that is developing EndoBarrier®for patients with type 2 diabetes and obesity, is pleased to announce the meta-analysis, "Effects of the Duodenal-Jejunal Bypass Liner on Glycemic Control in Type 2 Diabetic Patients with Obesity: A Meta-analysis with Secondary Analysis on Weight Loss and Hormonal Changes. The study was published in the journal Diabetes Care.

Severe Allergic Reactions Caused By Poison Ivy And Poison Oak

A study determined that the arrival of troublesome plants such as poison ivy and poison oak that can cause mild to severe allergic reactions. The signature leaves of three of the poison ivy plant carry an oil called urushiol that can be an irritant if touched, broken or burned. Poison ivy's less-common cousin, poison oak, can be identified by leaves that look like hairy oak fronds. While some people are not sensitive to the urushiol oil, others develop a red, itchy or painful rash, swelling or blisters where the irritant comes in contact with the skin.

NHPS: Expanding the Scope

NHPS would require at least Rs 1 trillion annually to be successfully implemented. Inflation of care services and claim ratios could potentially complicate and dissatisfy users of the plan.

The mission proposes two strategies. One, the conversion of 1.5 lakh sub-centres currently providing maternal child health, family planning and infectious disease care into health and wellness centres to include non-communicable diseases, care of elderly, etc, throughout the country. Two, the provision of the National Health Protection Scheme (NHPS) that finance minister referred to as Modicare.