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Americans who make less money generally have higher rates of obesity, but the outcomes also differ between men and women. Here's what we know.
Bariatric surgery is an option for people who are morbidly obese—those who have a body mass index (BMI) of 40 or greater, and have been unable to lose weight through diet, exercise and medication.
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Current U.S. statistics suggest that one-third of American adults are obese, while over two-thirds of adults are overweight or obese. Overweight and obese individuals are at risk for many diseases and health conditions owing to their excess weight. T...
Wink My experience with my bariatric surgeon’s support group is that it was useful in preparing me pre-surgery and for a short-term post-op in managing my new anatomy. However, it did little to educate me on how to maintain lifetime obesity disease m...