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Patient Education and Resources

The decision to have bariatric surgery is not always an easy one. Here are several resources that may help you learn more about weight loss surgery and whether it is right for you. You can find wellness information and healthy recipes, too!

ASMBS Patient Learning Center
Information about obesity and how to treat it.

Centers for Disease Control & Prevention, Overweight & Obesity
Strategies to prevent and manage obesity, data, statistics and resources.

National Institutes of Health - Medline Plus
MedlinePlus is produced by the National Library of Medicine, the world's largest medical library. This weight loss surgery page brings you information obout obesity and other related conditions, as well as weight loss surgery.

Obesity Action Coalition: Public Educational Resources
Download PDFs or request printed copies of educational resources.

Obesity Help
Information and forums about obesity, weight loss surgery and health and wellness, along with healthy recipes.

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