Isaura Santos graduated with a BS in Cell and Molecular Biology from Universidade Nova de Lisboa and a MA in Communication, Culture and Information Technologies from University Institute of Lisbon (ISCTE-IUL). Her professional interests include science communication, public awareness of science and communication of science through entertainment.
Commonly known as a “Lap-Band,” a laparoscopic adjustable gastric band is a medical device used to assist obese patients in achieving weight loss goals. Approved by the Food and Drug Administration ... Read more
Results from a recent study published online in the American Journal of Clinical Nutritionshow that obese women are twice as likely as women with a healthy weight to have stillborn babies ... Read more