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Bariatric surgery improves disease symptoms in obese heart failure patients

Bariatric surgery improves disease symptoms in obese heart failure patients

Nuffield Health Leeds Hospital offers incisionless TOGA Procedure for treatment of obesity

Nuffield Health Leeds Hospital offers incisionless TOGA Procedure for treatment of obesity

Erchonia launches Zerona body-contouring laser in South East Asia

Erchonia launches Zerona body-contouring laser in South East Asia

UNC's bariatric surgery center receives BSCN accreditation

UNC's bariatric surgery center receives BSCN accreditation

Individual costs of being overweight and obese in the U.S.

Individual costs of being overweight and obese in the U.S.

Bariatric surgery rates rise among adolescents

Bariatric surgery rates rise among adolescents

Metagenics announces acquisition of Catalina Lifesciences

Metagenics announces acquisition of Catalina Lifesciences

Bariatric surgery can result in sustained reversal of obesity, type 2 diabetes: Study

Bariatric surgery can result in sustained reversal of obesity, type 2 diabetes: Study

Sleeve gastrectomy for weight loss surgery with no scars

Sleeve gastrectomy for weight loss surgery with no scars

Scottsdale Healthcare surgeon elects as new president for ASMBS

Scottsdale Healthcare surgeon elects as new president for ASMBS

Patients denied insurance for bariatric surgery develop new obesity-related diseases, conditions

Patients denied insurance for bariatric surgery develop new obesity-related diseases, conditions

"Lap Band" weight loss surgery improves physical, psychological health in extremely obese adults

"Lap Band" weight loss surgery improves physical, psychological health in extremely obese adults

Obesity epidemic may be flattening out - still much to be done

Obesity epidemic may be flattening out - still much to be done

Baptist Hospital extends discount for Lap-Band procedure for self-pay patients

Baptist Hospital extends discount for Lap-Band procedure for self-pay patients

Bariatric surgery can reduce pregnancy complications in obese women

Bariatric surgery can reduce pregnancy complications in obese women

Surgery helps reduce weight from 118 kg to 62.8 kg

Surgery helps reduce weight from 118 kg to 62.8 kg

Lap band surgery acceptable only for morbidly obese adolescents over 15

Lap band surgery acceptable only for morbidly obese adolescents over 15

Patients who undergo gastric bypass surgery increase their risk of developing kidney stones

Patients who undergo gastric bypass surgery increase their risk of developing kidney stones

Electromagnetic pulses decrease pain and inflammation associated with osteoarthritis of knee

Electromagnetic pulses decrease pain and inflammation associated with osteoarthritis of knee

Gastric banding surgery offers fewer complications, but more research needed

Gastric banding surgery offers fewer complications, but more research needed