Monday, May 16, 2011

Gastric Bypass Weight-Loss Surgery Even Better for Heart Health in Teens than Adults, Study Finds

5/9 - Stanford University researchers suggest that teens who have
gastric bypass surgery may experience greater heart health benefits than
adults. Although weight loss in both groups was about the same, teens
showed a greater improvement in a variety of cardiovascular risk
factors, including diabetes status, blood pressure and cholesterol
levels. (Additional Coverage: HealthDay News)

Source:(Los Angeles Times) 

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