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Surgery helps Middletown woman shed more than 100 pounds - and regain her confidence.

For Brittany Kovacs, 28, the decision to undergo bariatric surgery wasn’t simply about losing weight. It was about taking control of her life. “I had this mentality that I could eat whatever I wanted because I was young,” she recalls. As a result, her weight climbed to 270 pounds. “I could barely walk up a flight of stairs.”

Read Brittany's story in Hackensack Meridian HealthViews!


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    727 North Beers Street, Holmdel, NJ 07733

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