A new study counters the presumption that bariatric surgery is just a short-term fix for severe obesity. Hero Images/Getty Images hide caption

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Bariatric Surgery Can Help People Keep Weight Off Long Term

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Breakfast Backtrack: Maybe Skipping The Morning Meal Isn't So Bad

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Danny Cahill (left) won Season 8 of The Biggest Loser in 2009 by losing an amazing 239 pounds. He's pictured with at-home prize winner Rebecca Meyer. In the years since, Cahill has put back on more than 100 pounds, he told The New York Times. NBC via Getty Images hide caption

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'Biggest Loser' Lessons: Why The Body Makes It Hard To Keep Pounds Off

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Sleep Munchies: Why It's Harder To Resist Snacks When We're Tired

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Oprah Winfrey arrives at the 87th Academy Awards nominees luncheon at the Beverly Hilton Hotel on Monday, Feb. 2, 2015, in Beverly Hills, Calif. Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP hide caption

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Circadian Surprise: How Our Body Clocks Help Shape Our Waistlines

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