Do you weigh more than you should? If your goal for 2008 is to shed excess pounds, you're not alone. Millions of people suffer from obesity, which, if left untreated, could potentially lead to serious health problems. While exercise and diet are essential to weight loss, surgery may be necessary for severely obese patients. Learn more about obesity, its dangers and the latest cutting-edge weight-loss procedures. ACG wishes everyone a Happy New Year.