Posts tagged with bariatric surgery

Liquid Diets: Good or Bad for Weight Loss?

Posted on July 28, 2011 by 1 Comment

shakesHave you ever heard of a liquid diet and wondered if such a thing is good or bad for weight loss?


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Are Lap Bands the Answer to Obesity?

Posted on December 9, 2010 by 1 Comment

lap bandLast week a U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) advisory panel recommended that Allergan’s Lap-Band weight-loss device be approved for use in patients with BMIs between 30 and 35. While the FDA has not yet approved the move, based upon the panel’s recommendation it’s likely that it will happen.

So is this the end of the obesity problem? Will weight issues become a thing of the past? Hardly, and here’s why.


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