Tag: "Surgical Weight Loss Program for Teens"
Weight loss surgery boosts good cholesterol in obese teen boys
A brief summary of and link to a story about a study finding that weight loss surgery increases HDL cholesterol and HDL function in obese teen boys.
‘A New Life’: Study Shows Long-Term Health Outcomes for Bariatric Surgery in Teens
A brief summary of and link to a story on NBCNews.com about a study on the long term effects of bariatric surgery for teens.
No Major Complications in Most Teens Undergoing Weight-Loss Surgery
Most severely obese teenagers who underwent bariatric weight-loss surgery experienced no major short-term complications, according to a study led by Cincinnati Children’s. Among a sample of teens who received gastric