WLS News – April 3, 2009

Tune into the April 3, 2009, edition of WLS News to learn how a treatment for Parkinson's disease could help cure obesity, and why there is concern about the BMI of EMS recruits. Plus, we'll tell you about a gene that's turning carbs into fat, and find out how prenatal exposure to DDT may explain the growing obesity rate among women. WLS Journeys host Yvonne McCarthy will also pop in to share the news about a new social networking site specifically for bariatric patients. It's all in this week's action-packed episode of WLS News!

WLS News – March 27, 2009

Tune into the March 27, 2009, edition of WLS News to discover the impact that excess belly fat has on fertility, and the harm that obesity can cause children as young as three. Plus, we'll find out whether new scientific research could lead to the development of a "magic bullet" to treat obesity, explore an innovative gene therapy that helps curb hunger, and highlight the connection between excess weight and dementia. And, of course, WLS Journeys host Yvonne McCarthy will deliver the skinny on a great website that offers helpful tips for managing your eating habits and practicing self-care. It's all on this week's WLS News!