Latest Weight Loss Surgery Stories

2013-11-04 16:40:06

Most severely obese teenagers who underwent bariatric weight-loss surgery (WLS) experienced no major complications, according to a study published by JAMA Pediatrics, a JAMA Network publication. WLS is being used to treat severely obese adolescents but there are limited data about the surgical safety of these procedures. The volume of adolescent WLS in the United States tripled from the late 1990s to 2003 and shows no decline, according to the study background. Thomas H. Inge, M.D.,...

2013-10-31 23:23:45

The Weight Loss Surgery Foundation of America (WLSFA) is pleased to announce fellow weight loss patient, comedian and actress Lisa Lampanelli as their National Ambassador of Hope. Lisa has also been selected as the keynote speaker at their Annual National Fundraiser on April 4-6, 2014 in Tampa, Florida. Davis, CA (PRWEB) October 31, 2013 After undergoing gastric sleeve surgery in April 2012, Lisa has lost over one hundred pounds. She has publicly spoken out in support of using weight loss...

2013-10-30 23:24:28

A unique medical practice that takes a comprehensive and personalized approach to weight loss surgery. Beverly Hills, CA (PRWEB) October 30, 2013 The Khalili Center for Bariatric Care (http://www.khalilicenter.com/), announces its agreement with the latest study from [The New England Journal of Medicine, that when it comes to performing laparoscopic gastric bypass surgery, the difference between having the most highly skilled surgeon and having one whose skill level lies in the bottom...

2013-10-25 23:03:02

Doctor Jose A. Castaneda has launched new and innovative weight loss surgery packages with great savings offered to international patients. Jalisco, Guadalajara (PRWEB) October 25, 2013 Dr. Jose A. Castañeda, an established and highly experienced bariatric surgeon in Mexico, is pleased to announce that the Obesity Solutions team has launched five new affordable bariatric packages. As sources have reported, this latest announcement from Obesity Solutions will bring joy to a great...

2013-10-16 23:01:42

Throughout 2013 Dr Castaneda has developed very useful internet based tools, specifically created to help patients in their search for weight loss surgery. Jalisco, Guadalajara (PRWEB) October 16, 2013 Since the start of the global economic crisis many things have negatively been affected by the loss of jobs and the reduction of family income, and as history shows it is during difficult financial times like the one we are living in today, where obesity becomes ever the more relevant. One...

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