Category Archives: Pre-Surgery

It’s Time to Improve Your Health

Bariatric surgery is the most effective treatment for obesity. Studies show that more than 90 percent of those having bariatric surgery are able to keep off at least 50 percent of their excess weight. That’s in stark contrast to diet … Continue reading

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More than ever—it’s time to quit

If you smoke, you’re already aware of the damage cigarettes cause. Chances are you’ve tried to quit, probably more than once. Bariatric surgery brings about some additional risks for smokers, but for those who quit, health benefits abound. Bariatric surgery … Continue reading

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How to Conquer Type 2 Diabetes with Weight Loss Surgery

  How does Weight Loss Surgery Help? Bariatric surgery has been proven by many studies to be the most effective method to achieve long-term weight loss. Not only that but 83% percent of Type 2 diabetic patients undergoing weight loss … Continue reading

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When is a Negative a Positive?

What is dumping syndrome? Dumping syndrome is an unpleasant reaction that can occur after gastric bypass surgery in response to eating or drinking certain foods and beverages. Many view dumping syndrome as a benefit because it helps them modify behavior … Continue reading

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So You Want to Have a Baby?

So You Want to Have a Baby Nothing can replace the joy of bringing a new baby into the world.  Unfortunately, obesity often hinders a couple’s ability to conceive. It also poses increased risks to mother and child during pregnancy … Continue reading

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