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Geisinger unveils ProvenRecovery program for surgery patients which cuts down on opioid use, speeds recovery

Geisinger has announced a new “surgical redesign” program that seeks to speed up the healing process, improve pain management and cut down on opioid use.  Called ProvenRecovery, the program will be implemented across 42 surgical procedures impacting roughly 15,000 surgery cases annually. Geisinger said they hope to reach 100 surgical specialties by the end of… Read More »

Weight Loss Surgery Does Increase Testosterone Levels but Don't Affect Sperms Much : study

Even though weight loss or bariatric surgery may increase the testosterone levels to improve sexual satisfaction in men, it may not affect sperm quality, finds a new study. The results of this study are published in the Obesity Surgery journal. Men who have undergone bariatric surgery as a long-term way of losing weight might also… Read More »