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  Weight Loss and Diabetes Type 2 Trial

Lap band surgery now being used in the fight against diabetes

OVERWEIGHT people are resorting to surgery usually reserved for the severely obese for the sake of their health.

And some doctors are now so convinced by the success of lap band surgery in cutting the risk of diabetes that they are calling for it to be available to anyone weighing 80kgs and above.

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Channel 9 News Story on lap-band long term weight loss results

Professor Paul O'Brien: 15 year study results regarding weight loss and the lap-band

SBS Living Black program Sunday 25 November 2012

  How to Treat - Bariatric surgery

The author
Emeritus Professor Paul O'Brien

Expert wants lap banding option for teens
16 January 2012

The Age
"Surgery 'safe and effective'"
20th December 2011

Professor Paul O Brien - Managing problems with eating

Professor Paul O Brien - Golden Rules of Eating Part 1

Professor Paul O Brien - Golden Rules of Eating Part 2

Professor Paul O Brien - Golden Rules of Eating Part 3

Professor Paul O Brien - Adjustability and Control

Professor Paul O Brien - New Gastric Band Research

Battle of the Bulge
60 Minutes
April 2011

Gastric Band Surgery
Channel 9 News
February 2011

Weighty Issue
Ten News
18 February 2011

Lap band surgery miracle
Channel 9 Current Affair
8th July 2008

Medical Marvel Channel 9 60 Minutes (Part 1 of 2)
Sunday, June 29, 2008

Medical Marvel Channel 9 60 Minutes (Part 2 of 2)
Sunday, June 29, 2008

Teen Lap-Band surgery: Melbourne woman now half her size

Lap-Band surgery in adolescents
Channel 7
9th March 2010

Lately, there's been more and more in the news about the success of the LAP-BANDŽ System.

The Australian
"Surgery a winner for obese"
11th February 2010

The Age
Australian Study supports gastric surgery for obese teens
10th February 2010

The Age
"Lapping up a quick fix"
6th June 2009

Herald Sun
"Funding call for obesity surgery"
2nd June 2008

Courier Mail
"Stomach surgery can cure obese diabetics, figures show"
11th May 2008

The Age
Lap band can 'cure' obese of diabetes
8th May 2007

Lap-Band in the news

Lap-Band® surgery in the treatment of Type 2 diabetes
Channel 9
25th February 2009

Free Lap-Band® surgery recommended through Medicare
A Current Affair
Channel 9
11th November 2008


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