Patients who need weight-loss surgery due to severe obesity tend to suffer from mental health problems, a new study reported.
One of the largest bariatric surgery investigation spread across four years in 8,000 patients reveal the health benefits of surgery, especially for people who are severely overweight, the authors of the study told PLoS Medicine.
A new study suggests that when parents transfer genetic material to their children, they are also passing along genetic changes that happened to the parent as a result of the parent's life experiences.
Weight-loss surgery can increase sexual activity, a new study reported.
Weight loss surgery could lead to severe headaches, according to a new study.
Bariatric surgery won't cure all obesity symptoms.
According to researchers from Brazil, obese patients' cognitive functions improved after undergoing weight-loss surgery.
For at least two years after bariatric surgery, patients continue to lose bone, even after their weight stabilizes, according to a new study. Gastric bypass is one of the most common type of weight loss surgery.
Weight-loss surgery can reduce one's uterine cancer risk by 71 percent, a new study reported.
Researchers reported that weight-loss surgery was effective in keeping off weight for up to three years post surgery.
In a new study, researchers found that when participants were asked to self report their weight measured at a medical facility, their answers were quite accurate.
Who needs liposuction and bariatric surgery? New research reveals that Botox, more commonly known as the miracle wrinkle eliminator, may help people lose weight.
Obese African Americans are significantly less likely than their white counterparts to undergo bariatric surgery, according to new research.
Many pundits point to the procedure as a sign that he is seriously mulling a 2016 Presidential bid.