• Shanti memorial hospital is a multi-speciality medical centre established in April 1991

21Jan, 2016

Possible Link Between Bariatric Surgery and Aging

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Researchers have found that bariatric surgery could have biological effects on signs of aging, JoNel Aleccia of NBC News reports. The Stanford University study focused primarily on morbidly obese women who had undergone weight-loss surgery, she says. Results of the study suggest that chromosomal indicators of aging may actually be reversed after a patient undergoes bariatric surgery. The small study, Aleccia writes, was the first of its kind to focus on the relationship between weight-loss surgery and its effects on this particular part of the chromosome. “Stanford University researchers found that the chromosome […]
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21Jan, 2016

DENTAL & ORO-MAXILLOFACIAL CENTRE

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SDMC is an associate of SHANTI MEMORIAL HOSPITAL PVT LTD CUTTACK & aims to provide excellent quality dental treatment in a pleasant & friendly environment at affordable rates. A centre for advance dentistry, full mouth rehabilitation, smile designing, dentofacial trauma, deformities & dental implants by experts in the field of Dental Surgery & Maxillo-facial surgery. Poly-trauma patients having Maxillo-facial injuries are provided treatments by experts in Maxillo-facial surgery.
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21Jan, 2016

How obesity is taking over the world

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The Overseas Development Institute hit the headlines today with a shocking statistic: one in three adults across the world is overweight or obese. And it’s not just rich countries that are getting fatter. The majority of overweight people can now be found in the developing world. Actually the statistics on global obesity came out last year and are based on 2008 data from local studies and surveys of populations around the world. The researchers used Body Mass Index – weight divided by height – to categorise people as under or […]
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