Weight Loss Surgery Basics

Insulin Resistance

The Connection of Insulin Resistance, Diabetes & Bariatric Surgery

November 16, 2020 · 0 comments

Insulin Resistance, Diabetes & Bariatric Surgery The scourge of diabetes affects the entire population of the world. In fact, someone in the world dies from complications associated with diabetes every 10 seconds. Across all populations, 90% of type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) with insulin resistance diagnoses are attributable to excessive

Weight Loss Surgery Revision 2

Three Steps to Consider for a Weight Loss Surgery Revision

November 9, 2020 · 0 comments

What to Expect with a Weight Loss Surgery Revision Approaching weight loss when you have already had a weight loss surgery procedure can be daunting. Not to mention the constant new evolving techniques, one can find themselves lost when they find that their history precludes them from certain procedures. When

Obesity and Cancer risks

The Connection Between Obesity and Cancer

October 7, 2020 · 0 comments

The Connection Between Obesity and Cancer While we previously had to combat the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic, it is important to stay informed about factors that affect long-term health and well-being such as the connection between obesity and cancer. The international experience with COVID-19 has introduced more people to

long-term outcomes

Long-Term Outcomes Following Bariatric Surgery

September 21, 2020 · 0 comments

Long-Term Outcomes Following Bariatric Surgery For severe obesity, bariatric surgery has been found to be the most effective form of treatment. This is largely due to the fact that the outcomes from bariatric surgery results in significant and sustained weight loss, as well as the reduction of obesity-related co-morbidities. Let's

Hypoglycemia After WLS

Weight Regain With Symptoms of Hypoglycemia After WLS

September 2, 2020 · 0 comments

Hypoglycemia After WLS & Weight Regain Obesity is a progressive and expensive disease, with associated chronic, multisystemic clinical conditions such as diabetes, high blood pressure, obstructive sleep apnea, and cardiovascular disease. Bariatric surgery has been a well-established and durable long-term solution for obesity management. Both the sleeve gastrectomy and gastric

Co-Morbid Conditions 2

Will WLS Resolve All Common Co-Morbid Conditions?

August 20, 2020 · 0 comments

Will WLS Resolve All Common Co-Morbid Conditions? The shorter answer is yes for the most part. For co-morbid conditions, there are two variables that need to be clarified before an answer can be given to the question definitively. The resolution of co-morbidities is a very broad and vague term. For

Weight Loss Medications 2

Are Weight Loss Medications and WLS a Good Combo?

August 19, 2020 · 0 comments

Weight Loss Medications and WLS The growing epidemic of obesity in the United States has grown to over 40% of our adult population. For patients with moderate to severe obesity (body mass index greater than 35), bariatric or weight loss surgery remains the most effective means to lose weight. Despite the

NEW ways to fail after weight loss surgery

9 Ways To Fail After Weight Loss Surgery

August 10, 2020 · 0 comments

Ways to Fail After Weight Loss Surgery From the title of my article, "9 Ways To Fail After Weight Loss Surgery" you may be thinking I don't want to fail after weight loss surgery! There is a common misconception that most people who have bariatric surgery regain their weight back.

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