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Evonik invests into Meditool | Evonik

Surgery can be troubling, especially in a vital area such as the spine. Evonik’s polymer VESTAKEEP® can be used for implants. It has lots of advantages compared with metal. It is biocompatible and comparable to human bone in its elasticity. As a next step Evonik Venture Capital has invested in a Chinese 3-D-printing startup called […]

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The Childhood Obesity Epidemic
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The Childhood Obesity Epidemic

>>>GOOD MORNING, EVERYBODY, AND WELCOME TO THE TENTH PUBLIC HELD GRAND ROUNDS. IT’S UNBELIEVABLE. I WAS JUST TALKING TO A COUPLE OF PEOPLE A FEW MOMENTS AGO THAT TEN MONTHS AGO WHEN WE STARTED THIS, WE COULD BARELY GET PEOPLE TO COME IN BECAUSE THIS WAS GOING TO BE ANOTHER TALK AND SERIES OF WHATEVER. […]

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The Obesity Epidemic
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The Obesity Epidemic

DR. DIETZ: Obesity costs this country about $150 billion a year, or almost 10% of the national medical budget. Approximately 1 in 3 adults and 1 in 6 children are obese. [ Monitor beeping ] Obesity is epidemic in the United States today and a major cause of death, attributable to heart disease, cancer, and […]

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The ketogenic diet, explained
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The ketogenic diet, explained

It’s official. The low carb diet craze is over. Hello New Year. Okay omniscient voice on TV, calm down. It seems every couple of years or so, there’s a new diet to try. South Beach was popular during the early 2000s, then paleo took over towards the late 2000s. But around April 2017 you can […]

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