VBloc Bariatric Surgery

Today we are reporting on a really novel and recently approved VBloc bariatric surgery procedure. Complete FDA Summary

Unlike other surgeries like gastric by-pass, sleeves or banding this laparoscopic procedure targets some of the messengers between the gut and the brain via the vagus nerve. It is called VBloc Vagal Blocking therapy and was developed by EnteroMedics.

VBloc Vagal Blocking therapy

Butter Good For You? Nicolette Pace Breaks it Down with CBS NY

Nicolette Pace – Butter is often associated with being bad for you but research studies are suggesting health benefits to eating this tasty dairy product. I recently sat down with CBS 2 New York to chat all things butter and how it’s an important part of a healthy, balanced diet. Check out the full story below to find out more!

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Jane Romm Certified Bariatric Counselor

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Jane Romm explains the great value and personal enrichment of becoming a Certified Bariatric Counselor (CBC) through the Online Certification Program at the American Association of Bariatric Counselors (AABC). For more information, call (866) 284-3682 or visit http://aabc-certification.org