A capsule tricks your stomach into feeling full

A new capsule was recently cleared by the US Food and Drug Administration to help adults who are overweight or obese shed some pounds when used along with diet and exercise, according to the biotechnology company Gelesis, which developed the product.

Source: A capsule tricks your stomach into feeling full; could it treat obesity?

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