Do you struggle with your weight? Forty percent of adults struggle with obesity, which is a very misunderstood problem. Even if you do lose weight, keeping it off is the struggle. Less than 5% can lose weight and keep it off with diet and exercise alone. Bariatric surgery results in a 70% success rate with long term follow up. Dr. David brown and the team at idaho bariatric and metabolic institute, or idaho bmi, specialize in performing bariataric surgery and making the effects of the operation permanent. Why continue to struggle and yo-yo diet only to be disappointed.