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Study: Liposuction No Substitute for Healthly Living

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Study: Liposuction No Substitute for Healthly Living

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Study: Liposuction No Substitute for Healthly Living

Study: Liposuction No Substitute for Healthly Living

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Liposuction may help people get rid of fat quickly, but a new study finds the procedure doesn't confer the same health benefits as losing weight through diet and exercise. NPR's Patricia Neighmond reports.