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Surviving Quadruple Bypass Surgery: How Facebook's Timeline Became My Lifeline

Chuck Gomez | Posted 08.21.2012 | Healthy Living
Chuck Gomez

I came to the hospital expecting to have a stent placed in my heart. By the time it was over, I had undergone quadruple bypass open heart surgery. At one point the chief surgeon told my brother that it might be a good idea to says his goodbyes.

The New 'Magic' Surgery for Weight Loss

Judith J. Wurtman, PhD | Posted 06.20.2012 | Healthy Living
Judith J. Wurtman, PhD

Bariatric surgery, whether a stomach bypass operation or sewing together bits of a stomach lining, is not sufficient to prevent emotional overeating or the failure to accept a permanent commitment to health eating and exercise.

Why the New Surgical Cure for Diabetes Will Fail!

Mark Hyman, MD | Posted 05.27.2012 | Healthy Living
Mark Hyman, MD

Recommending gastric bypass as a national solution for our diabetes epidemic is bad medicine and bad economics.

An Invitation for Bill Clinton to Attend the McDougall Program

John McDougall, M.D. | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
John McDougall, M.D.

Dear WIliam Clinton: With all their good intentions, and the use of sophisticated, expensive technologies, your doctors are allowing your heart disease to progress as if it were a runaway train destined for a wreck.

Bill Clinton's Sad Response to a Magazine Piece

Carol Felsenthal | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Carol Felsenthal

The VF piece discusses Bill Clinton's business conflicts, his glitzy, inappropriate friendships and asserts that he has been nothing but a drag on his wife's campaign.