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EXCLUSIVE! 'Dr. Miami' Gives Us The Details On The Life-Changing Surgery He Gifted A Teen Who Lost Over 200lbs!

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We still can't get over how wonderful this is!

19-year-old Kaitlyn Smith lost over 200lbs the good, old fashioned way — with diet and exercise. Then, Miami-based Dr. Michael Salzhauer heard about her story and wanted to help transform her life.

[ Related: Teen Who Lost Over 200 lbs Is Gifted A FREE Skin-Removal Surgery ]

So, he decided to do her skin removal surgeries pro bono!

We were able to get in touch with 'Dr. Miami' himself, and he gave us lots of great info about this type of surgery:

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Crash Test Dummies Are Getting Fatter Because People Are Too!

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With over 30% of Americans being overweight, the auto industry has had to make some adjustments…

Basically, they've had to fatten up their crash test dummies!

If a person is obese, they apparently have a 78% higher risk of dying in a car crash!!

The larger a person is, the more out of position they are in the car seat, which makes things really dangerous during an accident.

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Teen Tennis Star Taylor Townsend Defends Her Weight By Winning LIKE A BADASS!

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This will shut her haters up!

18-year-old US tennis player Taylor Townsend has had her weight criticized in the world of tennis before, but after she beat France’s top player on Wednesday in the French Open, critics are quieting down.

Damn right.

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Thinner Air Means Thinner People! Find Out What Science Has Proven HERE!

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This is an inneresting study!

Researchers have found that overweight military personnel who live at higher elevations were less likely to become obese, unlike those at lower heights!

The study was conducted over six years and included 100,000 men and women in the U.S. Army or Air Force who had been in service for at least two years. Their findings were curiouser and curiouser! According to the New York Times:

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Anyone Who’s Overweight Should Put THIS Fruit In Their Diet ASAP! Get The Sweet Deets On The Food That May Reduce Heart Attacks!

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A summertime fruit favorite is getting high marks for health in a new research study on hypertension and heart attacks!

We’re talking about watermelon, of course!

Hmm. Beyoncé must have seen this study early because gurl’s been drinking watermelon so much, she’s Drunk In Love with it!

Lulz!

In all seriousness though, researchers recently found that

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