gastric-banding

The Risks Of Laparoscopic Adjustable Gastric Band Surgery

All surgical procedures carry risks and, while the laparoscopic adjustable gastric band, in general, carries fewer risks than many other forms of weight loss surgery, there are nevertheless risks which you must be aware of before deciding to undergo surgery. Here we look at some of the general risks but it should be emphasized that

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Fat

Gastric Bypass Surgery And Digestion

We tend to use the term gastric bypass surgery somewhat loosely these days and include both true bypass operations such as the Roux-En-Y and popular and less radical forms of weight loss surgery such as gastric banding. While both have a role to play in curing the problem of obesity, bypass surgery takes full advantage

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Wight_Loss

Gastric Bypass – Commiting To Success

The number of individuals choosing to have gastric bypass surgery has risen dramatically in the last few years and will continue to rise as obesity sweeps across the western world. And there is little indication that this will reverse in the near future as we continue to eat more and more fast food and take

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Bariatric Foods that Can Maximize Weight Loss

If you’ve studied weight loss for any length of time, you’ve probably come across the concept of strong, powerful bariatric foods. These are meals and nutrients that can make losing weight much easier than if you try to accomplish your goals without them. In addition to being filling and low in calories, they have the

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Great Choices – Bariatric Diet Foods

Losing weight and keeping it off is about more than making immediate sacrifices. Expert after expert has weighed in to say that it takes a full lifestyle change that you can stick with to lose weight permanently. Having said that, if you think losing weight means having a little less chocolate cake or only one

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Bariatrics

Tummy Tuck and Body Lift After Bariatric Surgery

A tummy tuck, or abdominoplasty, is a common type of plastic surgery chosen by those who have gone through bariatric surgery. When someone loses a substantial amount of weight, the end result is often lots of ofloose skin and a few stubborn pockets of unsightly fat that simply will not budge. For many, the answer

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