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weight loss surgery

The cost of aging: Slower fat burn

As the years pass, it becomes more difficult for your body to remove fat from cells.

The long game

Weight-loss surgery is a game changer for many, but diet and lifestyle are the major factors in long-term success.

Patient Story

‘I love me’

Bariatric surgery set Tonya Woods on the right path. A personal trainer, a high-tech gym and an indomitable attitude helped her stick to that path.

Patient Story

‘Living a better life’

Football coach and pastor Matthew Stone's regimen leads to 150 pounds of lost weight and worries.

Gut bacteria changes after some weight-loss surgeries

Better diversity seen after Roux-en-Y gastric bypass.

Patient Story

‘It’s done wonders for me’

Mike Bowman had been a virtual shut-in—until weight-loss surgery gave him back his life.

New tool in Type 2 fight: Bariatric surgery

Weight-loss procedure could represent the biggest shift in diabetes treatment since insulin.

Weight-loss surgery gets people moving

More than half of patients showed improvement in pain symptoms, ability to walk.

After bariatric surgery, behavior determines success

A patient's commitment to lifestyle changes and continued follow-up are key to achieving best results.

Weight-loss surgery to control incontinence

If pounds stayed off, bladder control improvement was seen years later.

Lifts, tucks often follow weight-loss surgery

Weight-loss surgeries in the United States lead to greater demand for cosmetic surgery.

Why weight-loss surgery leans toward women

Despite their male counterparts, ladies may possess greater overall awareness of the risks posed by obesity.

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