Big benefits, little access to obesity surgery

Big benefits, little access to obesity surgery

February 14, 2014 Updated Feb 14, 2014 at 11:39 AM CDT

Even as the obesity epidemic in the U.S. persists, only one percent of eligible patients get weight-loss surgery.

Many insurance companies don't cover the procedures, and those that do often have strict requirements to qualify. Find out more about this topic by watching the video below.