Category Archives: Health Benefits of Bariatric Surgery

Improve Your Odds

Health Improvements with Bariatric Surgery. 3% are able to keep off weight lost through diet and exercise. 90% are able to keep off 50% of excess weight with bariatric surgery.  “I did a soup diet, a grapefruit diet, a high … Continue reading

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Clear Thinking!

Health Improvements with Bariatric Surgery. Weight loss surgery can improve the cognitive functions of planning, strategizing and organizing. “I went back to school and got a new job in a field that I love.” –Sheri R.  http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2014/08/140826141128.htm

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An Effective Tool

An Effective Tool!  Health Improvements with Bariatric Surgery.  When weight is lost through diet and exercise alone, hormonal changes reduce energy expenditures and lead to weight regain. In contrast, bariatric surgery results in hormonal changes that improve energy output and … Continue reading

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It Works!

Health Improvements with Bariatric Surgery. The National Institutes of Health recognize bariatric surgery as the only effective treatment to combat severe obesity and maintain weight loss in the long term.  “I tried two programs in two years and spent about … Continue reading

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Step Out!

Health Improvements with Bariatric Surgery. 50% resolution of walking deficits.  “A little over a year after my surgery, I RAN my first 5K race.”  –Andy K. http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2015/11/151104120747.htm

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