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Delhi: World's heaviest teen to undergo weight-loss surgery

Delhi: World’s heaviest teen to undergo weight-loss surgery

Delhi: World’s heaviest teen to undergo weight-loss surgery. Once known to be the ‘world’s heaviest teen’, Mihir Jain, a resident of Uttam Nagar in West Delhi, successfully underwent a gastric bypass surgery. Weighing a staggering 237 kg, Mihir said he feared death when he was admitted to a Saket hospital here. “He came to me

Weight loss surgery ups good cholesterol in obese boys

New York: Weight loss surgery can boost the level of “good” cholesterol as well as decrease the risk of heart diseases in severely obese teenage boys, says a new research. The findings showed that the levels of high-density lipoprotein (HDL) — the good cholesterol — increased 23 percent in the year following the weight loss