By Peter Sergo | Tue, 11/19/2013 - 11:35
Patients who are approved for bariatric surgery may suffer from delayed or denied insurance approval, while those who undergo surgery may experience weight loss that's dependent on their type of coverage.
By Anthony Rivas | Wed, 10/23/2013 - 21:00
Obese patients who underwent weight-loss surgery lost more weight than those who only dieted and exercised, had better outcomes in terms of obesity-related disease, and reported a better overall quality of life.
By Anthony Rivas | Mon, 05/27/2013 - 16:33
Seeking to keep premiums low under Obamacare, many plans offered to the uninsured won't cover weight-loss surgery.
By Ashik Siddique | Fri, 05/10/2013 - 00:20
Lisa Lampanelli reveals that she lost a whopping 106 pounds since her bariatric surgery last April, thanks to elective gastric-sleeve surgery.
By Nikki Tucker | Thu, 08/23/2012 - 11:34
In a study that involved more than 1,500 patients, researchers discovered bariatric surgery not only sustained weight loss in obese men and women, but also lowered their rate of developing type 2 diabetes.