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Debt, pain and more surgery: The true cost of gastric band procedure hyped as weight-loss fix

Debt, pain and more surgery: The true cost of gastric band procedure hyped as weight-loss fix
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The commercial made it seem so easy — "You're in, you're out and you're shopping … what could be better?" But Barbara Litt's gastric band surgery couldn't have gone worse. It left her in debt and in pain. And she's not alone.