Tag Archives: bariatric surgery

Type of Weight Loss Matters

 Comment: New research suggests that it is not enough for the mother to be of a healthy…

NHS Feeling the Pressure

 News-flash:Obese people who need hospital treatment are causing a strain on the NHS, over the past…

Obesity Operations Perceived to be a Quick Fix

 Comment:This report looks at obesity surgery and shares that only 29% of patients are given access…

Obesity Stopping Children from Leaving the House

That some children/ young adults have not left the house in nine years due to being…

Vaccine a New Alternative to Dieting or Surgery?

With growing concern over the number of obese people already some would see it wise to…

Gastric Bands – Quick Fix, Miracle Cure?

Vanessa Feltz and Fern Britton are now arguably more famous for their Gastric Bands than they…

“If You Could Take Away Hunger, Food Is Not Attractive”

“If you could take away hunger, food is not attractive”.  Professor Stephen Bloom from Imperial College,…

Adjustable Gastric Banding System For Obese Adults

Obesity is the second-leading cause of preventable death in the USA.Approximately 37 million Americans have a…

Obese Adolescents At Greatest Risk Of Becoming Severely Obese Adults

Obese adolescents are 16 times more likely to become severely obese by age 30 than their…