Big Benefits, Little Access to Obesity Surgery

Big Benefits, Little Access to Obesity Surgery

February 14, 2014 Updated Feb 14, 2014 at 11:38 AM EST

Even as the obesity epidemic in the U.S. persists, only one percent of eligible patients get weight-loss surgery.

Many insurance companies don't cover the procedures, and those that do often have strict requirements to qualify. Find out more about this topic by watching the video below. (Video may not display on some mobile devices)




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