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Study: 5 to 10% of surgically induced weight loss linked with cardiovascular benefits

Study: 5 to 10% of surgically induced weight loss linked with cardiovascular benefits

Public insurance users pay more for bariatric surgery compared to private insurance patients

Public insurance users pay more for bariatric surgery compared to private insurance patients

RYGB surgery patients can benefit from anti-obesity medications

RYGB surgery patients can benefit from anti-obesity medications

Bariatric surgery may alter gene expression in fat tissue

Bariatric surgery may alter gene expression in fat tissue

Type 2 diabetes mellitus responds to weight loss surgery

Type 2 diabetes mellitus responds to weight loss surgery

Study:  Weight loss surgery linked to increased risk of bone fractures

Study: Weight loss surgery linked to increased risk of bone fractures

Weight loss surgery helps reverse respiratory issues in obese patients

Weight loss surgery helps reverse respiratory issues in obese patients

Study: Weight loss surgery may reduce risk of heart failure, hypertension and early death

Study: Weight loss surgery may reduce risk of heart failure, hypertension and early death

Bariatric surgery may reduce risk of developing colorectal cancer by one-third

Bariatric surgery may reduce risk of developing colorectal cancer by one-third

Losing Tongue Fat Improves Sleep Apnea

Losing Tongue Fat Improves Sleep Apnea

Weight loss decreases tongue fat in obese patients with sleep apnea, study shows

Weight loss decreases tongue fat in obese patients with sleep apnea, study shows

New study evaluates effectiveness of weight loss surgery in individuals with obesity, diabetes

New study evaluates effectiveness of weight loss surgery in individuals with obesity, diabetes

Comparing surgical and non-surgical weight loss procedures

Comparing surgical and non-surgical weight loss procedures

A new non-surgical approach to lose weight

A new non-surgical approach to lose weight

Study: Weight loss surgery can increase risk of colorectal cancer

Study: Weight loss surgery can increase risk of colorectal cancer

Study shows perinatal outcomes following bariatric surgery between pregnancies

Study shows perinatal outcomes following bariatric surgery between pregnancies

Mercy Medical Center to establish the Maryland Bariatric Center

Mercy Medical Center to establish the Maryland Bariatric Center

Older adults can benefit from weight loss surgery, study says

Older adults can benefit from weight loss surgery, study says

Weight-loss surgeries can lead to better diabetes control in older adults

Weight-loss surgeries can lead to better diabetes control in older adults

Bariatric surgery is safe and beneficial for teenagers with morbid obesity

Bariatric surgery is safe and beneficial for teenagers with morbid obesity