NYC Health Commissioner | COVID-19 PSA (:60s)

I’m New York City Health Commissioner Dr. Oxiris Barbot. As the City’s doctor, I have an urgent plea to New Yorkers on behalf all the health care professionals fighting the COVID-19 outbreak: Stay home. When you go out, you risk contracting or spreading coronavirus to others. Even if you are young and healthy, you can spread the virus to someone […]

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Weight Loss & Joint Replacement – Bill’s Story

[ Background Music ]>>I was a high school athlete and love sports, played as much as I could. Life went on, things changed, arthritis sets in. I gained a lot more weight. It was tough to sleep at night time. There was not a second that was going by that I didn’t have physical pain. [ Music ] My wife […]

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13-Year-Old Undergoes Weight Loss Surgery

“This is going to be a five-millimeter trocar.” Doctor Robin Blackstone is performing bariatric surgery on her youngest patient to date. “She’s so excited.” A 13-year-old is undergoing a gastric sleeve procedure to treat severe obesity. “In order to work on the top of the stomach, we have to lift the liver up out of the way.” The end result […]

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Helping Patients Choose between Weight Loss Surgery Options

The main findings of the PCORnet bariatric study were that the sleeve gastrectomy procedure which is the most commonly performed procedure in the United States today had that the best safety of the two most common procedures in terms of long term procedures that’s so safer than the gastric bypass it was safer than the also the adjustable gastric band […]

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Gregg’s Weight Loss Journey | Restoring Health Through Bariatric Surgery | Ethicon

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John’s Weight Loss Journey | Bariatric Surgery and Diabetes | Ethicon

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Take the Pressure Off: Your Kidneys and Your Health

Take the pressure off: your kidneys and your health. High blood pressure is the 2nd leading cause of kidney failure after diabetes. If you have high blood pressure, you’re at risk for chronic kidney disease, which can lead to kidney failure. Kidney disease also increases your chances of stroke, heart attack, and death. Early-stage kidney disease usually has no symptoms. […]

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Stephen & Zohar’s Bariatric Surgery | Weight Loss Success Story | Ethicon

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Marybeths’s Weight Loss Journey | Life After Bariatric Surgery | Ethicon

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My weight loss journey (Week 199)

Hi guys I hope you’re all well. It’s currently Sunday the 3rd of November 2019 and welcome to week 199 of my weight loss journey. In last weeks video we all saw I had a not so good week, by gaining 2 pounds or 0.9 kilogram. Which meant my Body Mass Index (BMI) went from 47.3 up to 47.6 I’m […]

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