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Obesity surgery benefits may be bigger for teens than adults

11:59 EDT 17 May 2019 | Vitals on NBC News

Teens who have obesity surgery lose as much weight as adults and are more likely to have it resolve other health problems such as diabetes and high blood pressure, study finds.

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