WLS News – January 9, 2009

Tune in each week to WLS News for an informative summary of the latest research and events related to obesity and weight loss surgery.

adolescent obesityThe January 9, 2009, report includes new research findings on the impact of bariatric surgery on teenagers with Type 2 diabetes — and the alarming trend of childhood obesity in America; the positive physical and emotional effects of exercise after weight loss surgery; and the decreased risk of pre- and post-natal complications for women who had Lap-band surgery before pregnancy.

Yvonne McCarthy, host of WLS Journeys, also presents a round-up of fun Websites with recipes, educational articles and post-op support for folks in the weight loss surgery community in our weekly feature, “WLS on the World Wide Web”. And, find out how you can meet the team from the Weight Loss Surgery Channel live and in person later this month. Click the screen below to watch now!

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