Featured Co-morbidity: Osteoarthritis

July 15, 2019
Dr. John McInnis, an Emerson orthopedic surgeon who specializes in hip and knee replacement, explains why he often recommends his patients lose weight prior to joint replacement surgery.

Featured Research: Today’s Obese Patients Are at Greater Risk

July 01, 2019
Progress continues to be made in the prevention and treatment of cardiovascular disease, yet an increase in obesity and diabetes undercuts the good news. As a recent study reports, today’s obese Americans have more cardiac risk factors and a greater risk of type 2 diabetes than was true in the 1980s.

Rosi’s Weight Loss Journey

April 10, 2019
In our latest patient story video, you'll meet Rosi, a busy mom of four who chose to have weight loss surgery after grappling with a growing number of health problems. The decision paved the way for a positive lifestyle transformation, as well as an emotional reunion with her husband, who was stationed overseas at the time of her surgery.
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