EnteroMedics Inc. (NASDAQ:ETRM), a developer of minimally invasive medical devices to treat obesity, metabolic diseases and other gastrointestinal disorders, today announced that it has acquired ReShape Medical, Inc.
Often, when we talk to new patients and ask them to describe their nutritional goals, they say they want to be thin and stay thin. But a new article recently published in The New York Times suggests that individuals who are trying to shed pounds no longer want to talk about “dieting” and “weight loss.”
For years, people have been under the misconception that all you need to do to lose weight is reduce your caloric intake, and exercise often, but leading researchers finally agree about which is more critical to weight loss success. Learn more about how you can help your overweight patients.