Eat, drink and pump it out: new weight loss gadget sucks food straight out of the stomach

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C'mon.  Be honest.  Wouldn't one of the greatest inventions of all time be the pill you take so that you could eat anything and as much as you want without gaining any weight?   All of you who are as 'plump' as I am know exactly what I mean.  Yea, OK most of the time it's our own self indulgence.  But hey, you have to admit; eating still remains a close second to number one when it comes to life's natural pleasures…

Eat, drink and pump it out: new weight loss gadget sucks food straight out of the stomach

Posted on January 6, 2013 by Gillian Orr

Who would have thought that the future of weight loss might lie in the hands of the inventor of the Segway? Dean Kamen, creator of the two-wheeled wonder, along with a team from Aspire Bariatrics, of Philadelphia, has applied for a patent for a pump that can suck food and drink straight out of the stomach.

This is NOT Me!  (maybe close…)

Users are able to stuff their face before draining their stomach by connecting the pump to a valve surgically installed in their abdominal wall. The makers hope to use it to treat the morbidly obese, and to provide an alternative to a gastric bypass….

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