obesity surgery

Will Bariatric Embolization Be the Future of Medical Weight Loss Surgery?

April 22, 2019
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If you have ever thought about medical weight loss surgery, you have probably already done quite a bit of research. As a result, you have also likely realized that there are several different procedures available to help people slim down when they are obese and having extreme difficulty with losing weight and getting healthy. In […]

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Bariatric Surgery Alters the Way the Gut Senses Food, Says Study

February 26, 2019
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Bariatric surgery is definitely an option for those who are obese and who have other health complications as a result of their weight. Beyond the physical changes that occur when this surgery is performed, however, there are also changes in the gut, particularly when it comes to how the gut is able to sense nutrients […]

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Separate Fact from Myth Before Getting Weight Loss Surgery in 2019

January 7, 2019
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Weight loss surgery can be a viable option for those who are obese and have been struggling to slim down with other common strategies, such as diet, exercise, and prescription weight loss pills. But, before you choose to undergo weight loss surgery in 2019, continue reading to be able to distinguish the facts from the […]

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Bariatric Surgery Provides Varying Benefits Depending on Obesity Type

December 3, 2018
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Do you think that weight loss surgery is a great way to tackle obesity in all people? Think again. It turns out that bariatric surgery provides varying benefits, and it all depends on the four obesity subtypes that a person can be diagnosed with. Continue reading to learn more, especially if you or someone you […]

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How to Decide if Weight Loss Surgery is Right for You

June 13, 2013
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If you are severely obese, then you may know that you have a chronic health condition that can be very difficult to treat and can feel impossible to overcome. Though gradual, doctor monitored changes in diet and activity level can help some to lose the weight, others need additional assistance. For some, weight loss surgery […]

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