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Bariatric surgery results in substantial weight loss in overweight children with Prader-Willi syndrome

Bariatric surgery results in substantial weight loss in overweight children with Prader-Willi syndrome

New Rush Center for Obesity and Bariatric Surgery opens

New Rush Center for Obesity and Bariatric Surgery opens

Bariatric surgery can significantly reduce urinary incontinence

Bariatric surgery can significantly reduce urinary incontinence

Medtronic's new GastriSail gastric positioning system combines benefits of three devices into one

Medtronic's new GastriSail gastric positioning system combines benefits of three devices into one

DDW 2015: Experts explore efficacy of Stretta therapy for treating chronic GERD patients

DDW 2015: Experts explore efficacy of Stretta therapy for treating chronic GERD patients

Study explores non-biological factors that may cause fewer men to seek bariatric surgery

Study explores non-biological factors that may cause fewer men to seek bariatric surgery

Bariatric procedure improves outcomes in obese patients looking to get joint replacement

Bariatric procedure improves outcomes in obese patients looking to get joint replacement

Bariatric surgery may not stunt growth of obese children

Bariatric surgery may not stunt growth of obese children

Update: Bariatric surgery can improve obesity-related health problems in children, adolescents

Update: Bariatric surgery can improve obesity-related health problems in children, adolescents

Jersey Shore University Medical Center offers robotic-assisted laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy

Jersey Shore University Medical Center offers robotic-assisted laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy

Bariatric surgery can improve obesity-related health problems in children, adolescents

Bariatric surgery can improve obesity-related health problems in children, adolescents

New Ethicon stapling solution provides least tissue slippage during firing

New Ethicon stapling solution provides least tissue slippage during firing

Gastric bypass surgery provides better results than gastric banding

Gastric bypass surgery provides better results than gastric banding

Accreditation of bariatric surgery centers contributes to improved safety for patients

Accreditation of bariatric surgery centers contributes to improved safety for patients

Researchers examine role of blocking vagus nerve in weight loss

Researchers examine role of blocking vagus nerve in weight loss

Bariatric surgery can provide valuable benefits to the brain

Bariatric surgery can provide valuable benefits to the brain

Ethicon unveils three new devices at IFSO 2014 to address unique challenges of bariatric procedures

Ethicon unveils three new devices at IFSO 2014 to address unique challenges of bariatric procedures

New study shows that bariatric patients face lower cancer risks

New study shows that bariatric patients face lower cancer risks

Adults with Type 2 diabetes achieve better blood glucose control after sleeve gastrectomy surgery

Adults with Type 2 diabetes achieve better blood glucose control after sleeve gastrectomy surgery

New prescription weight-loss medication combines antidepressant with addiction medication

New prescription weight-loss medication combines antidepressant with addiction medication