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Tips for Successful Cosmetic Surgery with Dr. Frenzel

When you’re looking for a quality surgeon to care for your cosmetic surgery needs, Dr. Frenzel will exceed all of your expectations. Fellowship trained in cosmetic surgery and bariatric surgery, his experience and educated ensures that you receive the best treatment available. Surgery can be an intimidating word.  Whether you’re looking for corrective surgery or… Read more »

Study Shows Reduced Osteoarthritis Knee Pain After Bariatric Surgery

A new clinical research study by physicians at Penn State College of Medicine has shown that patients who have undergone bariatric surgery may experience reduced pain from osteoarthritis of the knees. The study analyzed the knees of 24 patients who underwent bariatric (weight loss) surgery. Their condition was evaluated before the bariatric surgery and at… Read more »

Bariatric Procedures Shown to Reduce Weight and Adds Years to Life

A recently published study in Annals of Surgery sheds light on long-term mortality rates of bariatric surgery patients compared to their peers. Physicians at the University of Milan have published an analysis of medical literature for 8 clinical trials spanning about 7.5 years, and involving more than 44,000 men and women, with about 14,000 bariatric… Read more »

Researchers Estimate Economic Cost of Obesity at $300 Billion Per Year

A recent study conducted by the Society of Actuaries, suggests that the estimated economic cost of obesity (and being overweight) in North America is around $300 billion. The total cost was based on a combination of increased medical costs, mortality, disability and decreased productivity. The findings were revealed through a systematic review of nearly 500… Read more »

Bariatric Surgery May Improve Memory

Three months after bariatric surgery patients had a significant improvement in memory function, according to research conducted by Gladys Strain, PhD, director of research for laparoscopic and bariatric surgery at Weill Cornell Medical College. Bariatric surgery, such as gastric bypass, is an effective obesity treatment, but its effects on cognition have not been well studied,… Read more »

Study Finds Bariatric Surgery Reduces Risk of Gestational Diabetes

Obesity is becoming a bigger health issue in the United States every day. A new study released by the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) found that after a review of the 33 leading world economies, the U.S. came in first with the most overweight population. They estimated that about a third of Americans… Read more »

Texas is State with 13th Highest Obesity Rate

A new report on obesity in the United States, “F as in Fat: How Obesity Threatens America’s Future 2010,” revealed that obesity rates increased in 28 states in the past year. Texas tied with Ohio for 13th place in a list of states with the highest obesity rates for adults. Both states have an obesity… Read more »

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