Source: Obesity Action Coalition
As the Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrectomy gains recognition as a stand alone weight loss procedure, frequently asked questions are answered by the experts at OAC.
Source: Fox News
Following Gastric Sleeve Surgery in 2013, Ms. O’Donnell has lost 40 lbs and lowered her chances of heart disease after a 2012 heart attack.
Source: Medpage Today
Studies reveal the long-term success of the Gastric Sleeve surgery in improving or fully resolving co-morbidities, including Type-2 Diabetes.
Source: Fresno Heart & Surgical Hospital
Forty bariatric surgeons from around the world meet to discuss the benefits of the Sleeve Gastrectomy procedure and report their consensus.
Source: News Medical
A University of California, San Francisco study suggests sleeve gastrectomy may help morbidly obese patients with impending organ failure attain better health status for transplantation.
Source: ABC News
As childhood obesity continues to be a concern for the American population, ongoing debates continue to surround the option of bariatric surgery on younger adolescents and children.