WLS News – January 23, 2009

Join host Leslie Thompson for a fun and fact-filled look at the latest research and events related to the treatment of obesity each week on WLS News!

obesity_ovarian_cancerThe January 23, 2009, report includes new research on the relationship between obesity and ovarian cancer in post-menopausal women, a study on whether obesity rates in children are affected by how fast they eat, news about a group of flight attendants fighting weight discrimination, and a look at why some Texas taxpayers may soon be footing the bill for lower-income residents seeking weight loss surgery. Plus, find out how robots are helping America overcome its obesity epidemic!

And, of course, WLS Journeys host Yvonne McCarthy will guide viewers toward her top picks for the best WLS support and information online in our weekly feature, “WLS on the World Wide Web”. Click the screen below to watch now!

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2 Responses

  1. @TraciKnoppe

    Fabulous episode! Not only is the information good and helpful, but the quality of your show is outstanding. Great job and keep up the good work. This is the breath of fresh air that the WLS community needs.