Part II: Through Thick and Thin

(01/14/03) WHITE PLAINS - A radical operation that has helped celebrities like Al Roker and Carnie Wilson is about to make a difference in one Westchester woman's life.

Laurie Antalek, 35, has been obese her whole life and now she is going to have Gastric Bypass surgery. In part 2 of this three-part series, News 12 Westchester looks at what criteria woman like Antalek have to meet in order to have the surgery.

We also go into the operating room with Antalek as she has her surgery. The video does contain graphic footage.

Click here to view Part I of Through Thick and Thin.

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