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Side Effects Of Gastric Bypass Surgery.You Must Know

Obesity is a condition where a person has accumulated so much body fat that it might have a negative effect on their health. If a person’s body weight is at least 20% higher than it should be, he or she is considered obese. These days many people are suffering from …

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Failed Gastric Bypass: What You Need to Know

Gastric bypass, also simply known as “gastric bypass,” is the most common type of bariatric surgery in the United States. The surgical procedure is designed to help obese patients, who failed at losing weight using other non-surgical options. The procedure is conducted in two phases as the surgeon begins by stapling the stomach to …

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Not Losing Weight After Bariatric Surgery Reasons Is

Bariatric surgery includes a series of surgical weight loss procedures designed to help obese or morbidly obese patients who have failed to lose weight using other methods. Despite the fact that there are proven non-surgical, medically supervised weight loss programs, for some patients, losing weight is an almost impossible task. However, there are specific …

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Gastric Band Patients Suffer Major Complications After Years.Do You Know This

Gastric bands for obesity may help people lose weight, but patients frequently experience problems with the device years after they’ve had the procedure, a new study finds. Nearly 40 percent of patients in the study had some type of major complication with their band 12 or more years after they …

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Undergoing Bariatric Surgery, Here are a few things you should know that

If you’re considering weight-loss surgery, there’s a good chance you’re getting plenty of pre- and post-op guidance from a doctor you trust. But that’s not always the case, and for many people who have this type of procedure, life after surgery can be full of surprises, The good, the bad, …

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Is Surgery the Answer to Fatty Liver Disease in Children?

The Problem of NAFLD in Children William F. Balistreri, MD: I am Dr William Balistreri, professor of pediatrics at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center. Our discussion today addresses weight-loss surgery in children and adolescents: who, what, where, when, and how? Morbid obesity is strongly associated with nonalcoholic fatty liver disease …

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10 Causes Of Bloating Or Abdominal Gas You Didn’t Know About

Everyone has experienced abdominal bloating and gas at some point or the other, especially after a heavy meal. However, dealing with bloating and gas almost every single day is not only embarrassing, but it can also severely affect the quality of your life. While you might attribute it to the …

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Adjustable Gastric Banding Surgery.What To Expect After Surgery

Surgery Overview Laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding is surgery to make the stomach smaller. It is done to help people lose weight. The surgery limits the amount of food the stomach can hold. This helps you eat less and feel full more quickly. Adjustable gastric banding is done through several small …

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Gastric Bypass : Quality of Life After Successful Gastric Bypass Surgery

Five ‘successful losers’ tell their story about life after Gastric surgery. Are you on the fence about weight loss surgery? There are good reasons to think long and hard about it — as well as reasons to do it. That’s because, as the pounds melt away, people feel the difference …

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Long term Survival Benefits of Gastric Bypass Surgery in Patients With Severe Obesity

Patients with severe obesity who have gastric bypass surgery reduce their risk of dying from obesity and other diseases by 48 percent up to 10 years after surgery, compared to similar patients who do not undergo the procedure, according to new research presented today at ObesityWeek 2016, the largest international …

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