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Will health reform mean more fat people?
Orange County Register

Health reform promises to insure every American, but will they be forced to stay fat? That seems to be the message behind Weight Loss Centers’ TV and radio ads that tout Lap-Band weight-loss surgery while warning prospective patients to act now before the new legislation eliminates coverage for the procedure. Christian Bang, head of marketing for the company, had little to say about the basis for that assertion.