Air Date: Friday, November 05, 2004
Time Slot: 8:00 PM-9:00 PM EST on NBC
Episode Title: "SHOW #18"
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Friday November 5, 2004
SHOW #18

An hour-long special with Al Roker that takes an in-depth look into gastric bypass surgery. - Al Roker: Two years after his gastric bypass surgery Al Roker sits down with Stone Phillips for an open and honest conversation about his own progress. Roker talks about the constant struggle to maintain his "ideal" weight and about not becoming the "official" spokesperson for the surgery. -Teens & Gastric Bypass: Al Roker reports on the phenomenon of teenagers considering and having gastric bypass surgery. Dateline profiles two teens who receive the surgery and the surgeons who perform them. - Tragic Endings: Al Roker profiles one man who died from having gastric bypass surgery.

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