Revision Surgery

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May 2018

Gastric Sleeve, the most popular weight loss procedure!

2018-05-10T20:06:33+00:00

Most weight loss surgeries today are performed using a minimally invasive technique (laparoscopic surgery).The most common bariatric surgery procedures are gastric bypass, adjustable gastric band and sleeve gastrectomy (often called gastric sleeve). In the last decades, the most popular bariatric surgery choices have been changing, nowadays more and more patients are opting for a less [...]

Gastric Sleeve, the most popular weight loss procedure!2018-05-10T20:06:33+00:00
Jan 2018

Prevalence of Obesity Among Adults and Youth: United States, 2015–2016

2018-01-24T19:47:33+00:00

Obesity is associated with serious health risks (1). Monitoring obesity prevalence is relevant for public health programs that focus on reducing or preventing obesity. Between 2003–2004 and 2013–2014, there were no significant changes in childhood obesity prevalence, but adults showed an increasing trend (2). This report provides the most recent national estimates from 2015–2016 on [...]

Prevalence of Obesity Among Adults and Youth: United States, 2015–20162018-01-24T19:47:33+00:00