Critics urge FDA rethink on stomach-draining weight loss device

ReutersNewsPublished: July 27, 20163 views
Published: July 27, 2016

Critics of a newly approved weight loss device that uses a tube inserted into the stomach to drain food after a meal say it could lead to dangerous eating disorders. Advocates argue it's a less invasive option to bariatric surgery and a powerful new weapon in the global fight against obesity. Ben Gruber reports.

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