NEWS and MEDIA

How Much Does Weight Loss Surgery Cost?

Many overweight Australians have for years been in the cycle of fad diets, exercise regimes, and weight loss programs ... and regardless of their best intentions, none of these have delivered the results they want. This is why many are increasingly being...

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Invitation to Book Launch Event

* UPDATE * The event is full house but you don't have to miss out. Join us via Facebook Live! Register here. The book "Happy Gut, Healthy Weight" is now available on Amazon. The Hon. Ted Baillieu (former Victorian Premier) along with Professor Avni Sali AM...

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Can I Access Super for Bariatric Surgery?

Do I meet the criteria to access my superannuation for weight loss surgery for obesity? Because weight loss surgery (bariatric surgery) can be an effective treatment for chronic obesity, an increasing number of Australians are requesting early release of...

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The Science of Weight Loss

Achieving and maintaining a healthy weight is, as you know, not as easy as it sounds. What can science tell us that will help us in deciding which program or diet to use? With so much conflicting advice out there in the media and online, how can science...

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Early withdrawal of Super for Weight Loss Surgery

Recently on Channel 9, A Current Affair ran a story about two women who had turned their lives completely around through Weight Loss Surgery.  Their story was part of a debate in the media about whether Super Fund resources should be released early, to pay...

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Weight Loss Surgery and Type 2 Diabetes

Weight loss surgery to treat Type 2 Diabetes is becoming supported around the globe as a standard treatment for some patients. Many medical experts and health researchers have been gathering increasing evidence of the effectiveness of metabolic (bariatric)...

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