University of Utah School of Medicine http://kuer.org en Utah Study Finds Gastric Bypass Surgery Has Long-Term Benefits http://kuer.org/post/utah-study-finds-gastric-bypass-surgery-has-long-term-benefits <p>Diet and exercise alone may not be enough to help people who are severely overweight. A new study by researchers at LDS Hospital and the University of Utah School of Medicine shows that patients who have <a href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gastric_bypass_surgery">gastric bypass surgery</a> are much more likely to maintain weight loss and reduce their risk for serious disease than obese individuals who don’t have the surgery.</p> Tue, 18 Sep 2012 22:48:39 +0000 Andrea Smardon 18457 at http://kuer.org