Considering weight loss surgery? Below is a post from the Los Angeles Times which may help in your decision.
What to consider about weight loss surgery
Options include gastric bypass, banding or a gastric sleeve, with most surgeons reserving a more drastic step only for the most obese.
With record U.S. obesity rates and newly expanded Food and Drug Administration eligibility criteria for Lap-Band surgery, more and more Americans may be mulling the possibility of going beyond diet and exercise to tackle their weight and the medical problems that come with it.