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Royce Lewis will have knee surgery and miss remainder of Twins season

Royce Lewis will have knee surgery and miss remainder of Twins season

Royce Lewis’ first major league season is over, but that’s hard to tell by looking at him. The compression sleeve on his right knee was the only hint in the Twins’ clubhouse Friday that the top prospect wasn’t fully healthy, because his face was all smiles even as he detailed having to surgically repair his …

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Patients' Cancer Risk Drops After Bariatric Surgery, Study Finds

Patients’ Cancer Risk Drops After Bariatric Surgery, Study Finds

Image: Shutterstock (Shutterstock) New preliminary research this week points to long term benefits from bariatric, or weight loss, surgery. The study found that people who underwent surgery were noticeably less likely to develop certain cancers over a ten-year period compared to similarly matched people with obesity who did not receive surgery. Those who did develop …

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