Obesity is a serious, complex, life-shortening and poorly understood disease. It is also the most common major chronic illness in the Western world. Today, an estimated two-thirds of American adults are overweight or obese – a number that has doubled since 1980. Research shows that once obesity is established, diet and exercise alone have a limited capacity to provide a long-term solution. The good news is, New Life Weight Loss Center of Herrin Hospital, offers two life changing options: Gastric Bypass and Gastric Sleeve Surgery. Significant weight loss can often lead to the complete resolution of diseases in the severely obese patient.
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