All posts tagged "weight-loss surgery"
Weight-Loss Surgery Doesn’t Cut Health Care Costs For Formerly Obese
One of the arguments for expanding insurance coverage of weight loss surgery is that despite the surgery's upfront...
Pregnancy After Weight Loss Surgery Should Be Avoided For 1 Year
Had weight loss surgery this year and are looking to get pregnant? Read this first.
Al Roker Markets Weight Loss Memoir With Story About Pooping His Pants At The White House
Al Roker has probably been all over your TV talking about his new book, "Never Goin'...
30 by 30: Why I Refuse To Get Weight Loss Surgery In Mexico
Thanksgiving was the first time I my mom’s cousin after she got weight loss surgery in Mexico. When...
World’s Fattest Man Loses 650 Pounds, Costing Taxpayers $1.6 Million: Right Or Wrong?
Yesterday was a day of celebration for Paul Mason, the British man who used to be called "The...
Gain Fat, Lose Weight? Brown Fat Transplant Could Promote Weight Loss
Brown fat -- the type of fatty tissue that mammals use to generate heat -- can help our...
Feeling Lazy? New Weight Loss Surgery Is Perfect Excuse To Skip Exercise
Good news if you're tired of all those boring salads and hours on the elliptical. Just in time...
Carnie Wilson Had Another Weight Loss Surgery–This Time, She Chose Lap Band
In 1999, Wilson-Phillips member Carnie Wilson went from being "the overweight one who hides behind the other ones" to "inspiration,"...
True Story: “Gastric Bypass Saved My Life”
This is Jim and his daughter, both before and after his decision to undergo gastric bypass surgery. A...
1-800-GET-THIN or 1-800-GET-DEAD? Weight Loss Clinic Charged With Causing 5 Deaths
The weight-loss clinics in Southern California who are famous for their 1-800-GET-THIN ads are now famous for something...