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  • Who Can Get Weight Loss Surgery? for Teens

    Doctors may do weight loss surgery if someone who is very overweight has tried but failed to lose weight and faces serious medical problems. Find out what makes teens eligible for bariatric surgery.

  • Weight Loss Surgery for Parents

    When diet and exercise aren't enough to help shed stubborn pounds, weight loss surgery may be an option for teens who are very overweight.

  • Weight Loss Surgery for Teens

    Weight loss surgery works. But it's serious stuff, both physically and emotionally. Find out about different weight loss surgery options for teens.

  • Coping With Cosmetic Effects of Cancer Treatment for Parents

    It's normal for kids to have hair loss, skin changes, or weight gain during treatment. This article offers tips for helping kids feel better about their appearance.

  • Losing Weight Safely for Teens

    This section has information on which weight-loss approaches work -- and which don't.

  • Weight Management Q&A for Teens for Teens

    See answers to some common questions about overweight and weight loss.

  • Dieting & Weight Q&A for Teens for Teens

    See answers to some common questions about weight.

  • How Do I Get Rid of Extra Skin After Weight Loss? for Teens

    Find out what the experts have to say.

  • Overweight and Obesity for Teens

    In this section, you'll find information on some common health concerns that go with being overweight. You'll also find tips on what teens can do to manage their weight in a healthy way.

  • Gastric Sleeve Surgery for Teens

    There are several different types of weight loss surgeries. One type is gastric sleeve surgery, also known as sleeve gastrectomy. Find out what's involved and who gets it in this article for teens.