On this page you’ll find a list of press releases from the Barker Bariatric Center.
Thousands of people are spending $55 per case on Evolv water that claims to enhance endurance and energy. According to Dawn Peoples of Barker Bariatric Center, consumers can take an average multivitamin that costs about $.22 per day and delivers the same benefits.Read More
Dr. Wade Barker was featured in a series of WBAP radio news “healthy living segments” about diabetes and high blood pressure in teens. The United States has a national epidemic of childhood and adult obesity, with diabetes and high blood pressure becoming more prevalent in 12-and-13 year olds.Read More
Excess weight threatens the future of a third of American children according to First Lady Michelle Obama’s “Let’s Move” initiative. Dr. Barker discusses the statistics as well as the problems many patients face with insurance coverage.Read More
Dr. Wade Barker was featured on CBS 11 News in Dallas on a story about how more teens are turning to gastric bypass surgery to lose weight. Until about five years ago, gastric bypass surgery was strictly for adults. But in recent years, more and more adolescents are undergoing the procedure to try to improve […]Read More