We look back at 2021 research findings, including on COVID-19 vaccines, health equity, dementia, and suicide risk factors.
In a study in Annals of Surgery, Kaiser Permanente researchers and colleagues share new findings that bariatric surgery is linked to lower death risk in persons with chronic kidney disease and obesity.
New research suggests fast food and other aspects of built environments don’t affect weight, contrary to earlier findings.
Robin Garcia and David Arterburn’s personal and professional paths converge in a pilot project.
Changing behavior isn’t easy, but Dr. Dori Rosenberg helped older people to stand and walk more.
Diverse Kaiser Permanente patients maintained weight better after gastric bypass than after sleeve gastrectomy.
Watch video on latest results from PCORnet Bariatric Study. (Spoiler alert: Bypass, not sleeve.)
Our Seattle offices sit on the occupied land of the Duwamish and by the shared waters of the Coast Salish people, who have been here thousands of years and remain. Learn about practicing land acknowledgment.