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Weekend Journal (Obesity Surgery #723370

CBS Evening News for Saturday, Mar 08, 2003
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(Studio: Russ Mitchell) Research on fast food & obesity cited. Gastric bypass surgery for obese teenagers featured; diagram shown of the medical procedure. [In Cincinnati, Ohio, bypass patient Eric DECKER†- lists the diets he has tried; states he is ready to start his life over again.] [Cincinnati Children's Hospital Dr. Victor GARCIA†- says more adolescents are coming in asking for the surgery; points out the risk of death or complications.] The lifestyle changes for gastric surgery patients listed. [Father Dennis DECKER†- comments on his son's health issues.]

Mitchell, Russ

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