WLS News – January 30, 2009

Tune into the January 30, 2009, edition of WLS News to find out how DNA in children indicates whether they will become obese as adults, learn about a new military fat camp for overweight Army recruits, and find out why one man was told he was too fat to be a dad. Plus, tune in for a special report from the Texas Weight Loss Surgery Summit on future trends in bariatric surgery and patient activism. We've got the scoop on all these stories and more this week on WLS News!

WLS News – January 16, 2009

Tune into the January 16, 2009, edition of WLS News to find out which vitamin can help you avoid neurological damage after surgery, discover good news about the effect of bariatric treatments on non-alcoholic fatty liver disease, and get the skinny on the FDA's approval of a new all-natural sweetener with zero calories and zero carbs. Plus, find out where to meet the team from the Weight Loss Surgery Channel in person later this month!

WLS News – January 9, 2009

In the January 9, 2009, edition of WLS News, host Leslie Thompson reports on how weight loss surgery can benefit teenagers with adult-onset diabetes; how Lap-Band surgery can reduce the risk of complications during pregnancy; and the positive physical and emotional impact of exercise after weight loss surgery. Plus, viewers can find out where to meet the team from the Weight Loss Surgery Channel in person later this month.

WLS Patients to Gather for Two-Day Conference

Come meet the team from the Weight Loss Surgery Channel at the Texas Weight Loss Surgery Summit later this month! Hundreds of weight loss surgery pre- and post-op patients will have a chance to meet and mingle with more than 60 bariatric doctors and allied healthcare professionals during the two-day educational conference, which features a keynote speech by Dr. Garth Davis from TLC’s show Big Medicine.