Other Bariatric Resources
DISCLAIMER: The CNY Bariatric Surgery Center is not in any way responsible or liable for the content of the linked sites. The following links are provided as an informational resource.
Department of Health and Human Services Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
The CDC offers overview information on obesity from a national perspective.
Obesity Action Coalition
Obesity Action Coalition is a non-profit, patient based organization dedicated to and advocating on behalf of those affected by obesity, morbid obesity and childhood obesity.
Bariatric Support Centers International (BSCI)
Since 2000, BSCI has provided long-term educational and support resources for thousands of weight loss surgery patients. Meeting the needs of those beginning their weight-loss journey and those who are struggling to maintain their weight loss or get back on track.
Weight-control Information Network
This is part of Department of Health and Human Services National Institute for Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Disease (NIDDK) devoted to weight control.
This is a great all around patient information and sharing site.