New & Now: May 13, 2011
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Weirdest diet surgery ever
Where else but L.A. would doctors come up with this surgical procedure that makes it painful to eat? | Good
But does it taste good?
In Italy, a what’s-old-is-new cow’s milk alternative for kids with dairy allergies. | BBC News
Diet plans, ranked
Consumer Reports takes a look at which diet plans are best’but which one came out on top? | Boston.com
New tip to cut calories
Researchers find this simple trick causes people to consume less, even while distracted. | Chicago Tribune
Help for the doctor shortage
In Ontario, a record number of doctors were licensed in 2010’41% of them from outside Canada. | Toronto Star
Another case for breastfeeding
According to new research, a higher percentage of formula-fed babies show behavioural problems by age five. | The Guardian
Stock up on fans
A new study claims that hot flashes last an average of 10 years, more than the five previously thought. | Mail Online