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Obesity and Eating Disorders in Kids: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

Obesity is big problem for many kids.  So you'd think you'd think a dramatic weight loss might be something to cheer.  But in this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, we find that's not always the case. To listen, click the link below. Obesity and Eating Disorders

Created by Joel Streed

Gastric Bypass Surgery: One Patient’s Journey

Gastric Bypass Surgery: One Patient’s Journey

The first bariatric surgery was performed 60 years ago. Mayo Clinic studies have shown it’s not only the most effective way to lose large amounts weight, but also one of the most effective solutions for obese people with type 2 diabetes. Beyond the operating room, however, it requires a total [...]

Created by Dennis Douda

Camp Wabi Extra Broll

Broll of camp wabi activities.

Created by Joel Streed

Mayo Clinic Summer Camp Fights Obesity

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9OHxkwhnuY4 Kids' summer camp season may be winding down but, for one special group of campers, this may be just the beginning. Camp Wabi is a place where children learn to escape what could otherwise be a lifelong cycle of obesity. Here’s Dennis Douda for the Mayo Clinic News Network. [...]

Created by Dennis Douda

Camp Wabi Nats Version (2:22)

Mayo Clinic hosts a summer camp for overweight kids, teaching them important life lessons on making healthy choices. TRT 2:22

Created by Joel Streed

Camp Wabi (2:22)

Mayo Clinic hosts a summer camp for overweight kids, teaching them important life lessons on making healthy choices.

Created by Joel Streed

Preschool BMI Screening: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

Vision and hearing problems are a couple of things that schools routinely screen for as kids start their education.  In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, Dr. Esther Krych explains how some schools are doing even more. To listen, click the link below. Preschool BMI Screening

Created by Joel Streed

Obesity Hyperventilation Syndrome: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

The list of complications resulting from obesity is long.  In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, Dr. Eric Olson tells us about another.  It's called obesity hyperventilation syndrome or O-H-S. To listen, click the link below. Obesity Hyperventilation Syndrome

Created by Joel Streed

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