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Atkocaitis, David
February 2006
Fire Chief;Feb2006, Vol. 50 Issue 2, p128
Trade Publication
The article presents an interview with David Atkocaitis, deputy chief of the River Grove Fire Department in Illinois, about his weight and his decision to undergo gastric bypass surgery in March 2003. He answered questions on his weight of 537 pounds before March 2003 and weight of 140 pounds after his surgery, the effects of his obesity on his job, and advice on physical fitness.


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