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Bariatric Advantage High Protein Meal Replacement Clinical Study Presented at European Congress on Obesity
Date:6/17/2009

Bariatric Advantage presented the results of the clinical study that was performed using the Bariatric Advantage High Protein Meal Replacement in patients preparing for weight loss surgery at the 2009 European Congress on Obesity (ECO).

Amsterdam, Holland (Vocus) June 17, 2009 -- Bariatric Advantage presented the results of the clinical study that was performed using the Bariatric Advantage High Protein Meal Replacement in patients preparing for weight loss surgery at the 2009 European Congress on Obesity (ECO). The poster presentation of the study was the first presentation of this data and is the first study completed on U.S. soil specifically looking at the amount of liver shrinkage resulting from a two (2) week diet using high protein meal replacements in this patient population.

The study was created by John Dixon, MBBS, PhD. and Jacqueline Jacques, ND and was performed in Houston, Texas at the Davis Clinic with Dr. Robert Davis and Dr. Garth Davis and managed by Jamie Carr, RN.

The study utilized CT scan to identify the beginning size of the liver prior to the two (2) week diet as well as at the conclusion of the diet to identify the difference in size.

Results: The average reduction in liver volume across all participants was 15.9%, confirming that this program provided major reductions in liver volume in association with modest weight loss.

Copies of the poster as well as the study can be found at www.bariatricadvantage.com/page/healthcareProfessional

For additional information regarding Bariatric Advantage and their addition products and services visit www.bariatricadvantage.com or contact the company at 800.898.6888.

Please contact your local Bariatric Advantage sales representative or contact customer care at customerservice(at)bariatricadvantage.com or 800.898.6888 for additional information on the product -- including pricing and sample availability. Our customer care department is open Monday - Friday from 6:00 AM - 8:00 PM Pacific and on Saturday from 7:30AM to 4PM Pacific.

About Bariatric Advantage:
Bariatric Advantage is committed to the weight loss surgery market including surgical programs, patients, support groups and the allied medical professionals who have dedicated their careers to helping improve the lives of the recovering obese patient. Our philosophy is simple, gather scientific data, provide this data to medical and nutritional experts for their review and analysis, then use this process to guide us in our development of unique nutritional supplements. Finally, we measure and publish the results of the patient experience scientifically through lab and other related tests.

Contact: Jonathan Lloyd, Vice-President of Operations at 800.898.6888 for additional information about the company.

Thomas L. Kinder
Bariatric Advantage
(800) 898-6888
http://www.bariatricadvantage.com/

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