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639-Lb. Man Says He's Desperate for a Change on The Doctors: 'I'm Not Ready to Leave this Planet'

PEOPLE.com - Oct 17, 2016
Gause sits down with Dr. Travis Stork to discuss the dangers of morbid obesity, revealing that he's afraid of dying early and not experience many joys of life, such as having children. “I'm not ready to leave this planet,” Gause shares. “And I know the ...

Obesity Claim Under ADA Carries No Weight With Justices

Bloomberg BNA - Oct 4, 2016
Oct. 3 — The U.S. Supreme Court Oct. 3 declined to review a rejected job applicant's claim that morbid obesity should be covered as an impairment under the Americans with Disabilities Act ( Morriss v. BNSF Ry. Co., U.S., No. 16-233, cert. denied 10/3 ...

James Dostoyevsky: The morbid obesity of the mind

Inside World Football - Sep 30, 2016
It only took three days for football's most important news to disappear from the sports pages. It had never reached further than that to begin with. People are more interested in cats that perform ludicrous acts on the internet than giving a damn for ...

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Laparoscopic Bariatric Surgery

Featuring more than 160 illustrations—over 90 in full color—this volume is a complete how-to guide to the three major types of laparoscopic surgical procedures for severe obesity: laparoscopic restrictive procedures, laparoscopic restrictive/malabsorptive procedures, and laparoscopic revisional surgery. The book offers patient selection and patient counseling guidelines, addresses the psychological ramifications of this surgery, and provides step-by-step instructions on patient positioning and surgical technique for each procedure.
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Surgical Management of Obesity, 1e

by: Henry Buchwald MD PhD, George S. M. Cowan Jr. MD, Walter J. Pories MD
Leaders in the field present today's most comprehensive coverage of bariatric surgery, one of the most promising current treatments for the growing global epidemic of overweight and obesity. This brand new resource begins with a through examination of the history, incidence, demography, etiology, biology, comorbidities, longevity, and social and economic implications of obesity. It then discusses pre-, peri-, and postoperative issues of importance before examining the evolution of bariatric procedures.
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Bariatric Surgery: A Primer for Your Medical Practice

Obesity is a serious and rapidly increasing medical problem. Bariatric surgery is the only effective long-term treatment for morbid obesity and the performance of this surgery has increased dramatically over the years.

Bariatric Surgery: A Primer for Your Medical Practice is a user-friendly, practical reference text that provides all the necessary information that the health care professional will need to assist in patient selection and preoperative assessment, as well as recommendations in dealing with complex postoperative care of the bariatric patient.
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A Complete Guide to Obesity Surgery: Everything You Need to Know About Weight Loss Surgery and How to Succeed

by: MPH, LCEP Bryan G. Woodward
A Complete Guide to Obesity Surgery is a well-organized, comprehensive tool kit addressing the many issues that surround the surgical treatment of obesity. Readers are provided with an unprecedented accurate step-by-step guide to obesity surgery with accompanying professional illustrations and photos.
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Can Morbid Obesity Be Reversed Through Diet?

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Understanding Obesity - Morbid Obesity and Co-morbidities

Call 973-410-9700 or visit http://www.njbariatricsurgeons.com/ to learn more about weight loss surgery in New Jersey with Dr. Alexander Abkin.

What Is Morbid Obesity? | Obesity

Watch more How to Understand Obesity videos: http://www.howcast.com/videos/511327-What-Is-Morbid-Obesity-Obesity Obesity is an illness of excess fat ...

Morbid Obesity - Coping

Coping with morbid obesity and problems in life.

Morbid Obesity and the Surgical Options for Weight Reduction

Hear about surgical weight-loss options from Good Samaritan's Chief of Bariatric Surgery Edward Cussatti, MD, from the comfort of your own home.