Tag:

bariatrics

Patient Story

Losing the old you

The result of Phill Carr's bariatric surgery has been so dramatic, old friends will greet him with one question: "Who are you again?"

Patient Story

Forging a future

Bariatric surgery gave a Michigan couple the edge they needed to shed pounds. But the real progress came when they confronted their lifelong emotional burdens.

Too much weight? These meds might be great

Need a jump-start to your weight-loss efforts? Check with your doctor.

Patient Story

‘It’s so incredible’

Robilynn Anders-Sterk is a poster child for weight-loss surgery—and she's helping others who want longer, healthier lives.

Severe obesity linked to heart failure

Study sees connection between the two even without other conditions such as high cholesterol or high blood pressure.

Weight-loss surgery might just save your life

Researchers find patients who have surgery are half as likely to die a decade after procedure.

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