Bariatric surgeons are often given too much credit for the remarkable successes that patients demonstrate after bariatric surgery. Don’t get me wrong—I love to watch the incredible transformation of our bariatric patients and I am glad that my practice plays a role in that process. I
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This common greeting can be uncomfortable for people who are feeling down. Many who say “fine” might actually prefer to say “I wish people would stop asking me that today” or “I’m really down, but I don’t want to talk to you about it.” According to Emory University, over half of U.S.