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Learn about weight-loss surgery at seminar

Franciscan St. Francis Health will offer a free bariatric weight loss information seminar from 1 to 2 p.m. July 28.Clinical experts will discuss the various types of bariatric surgical procedures in detail, success rates and determine if participants are qualified candidates for bariatric surgery.

They will also share important nutritional and lifestyle requirements, plus a range of support programs, which provide helpful tools to be successful at losing the weight and keeping it off.

The seminars will take place at Franciscan St. Francis Health Weight Loss Center group room, located at 5230-A E. Stop 11 Road, Indianapolis. The events are free, but seating is limited and registration is required.

To learn more or to register, call 317-528-7525 or visit