Is Weight Loss Surgery Suitable For You

Weight loss surgery, also known as bariatric surgery in medical terminology, refers to a group of gastrointestinal surgical procedures carried out on patients suffering from chronic morbid obesity (i.e., at least 100 lbs overweight, or a body mass index, BMI, of 40 or greater, for more than 5 years). It is used to facilitate weight […]

What Should You Expect After Gastric Bypass Surgery?

Weight loss surgery has been around for well over fifty years now and, while there are of course risks the majority of patients are very happy with the results and enjoy a an enormously improved standard of living. However, there is a price to pay and you will have to lead a very different lifestyle […]

Weight Loss Surgery – is Surgery Rellay Helpful

As a society, we have become more health conscious and concerned with weight gain so it comes as no surprise that there is a plethora of weight loss options, from dieting to elective weight loss surgery. However, for many obese individuals, it is not only an issue of aesthetics. Weight loss surgery limits the amount […]

Gastric Bypass – Post-Operative Expectations

At a time when obesity is growing at an alarming rate, an increasing number of people are turning to gastric bypass surgery to solve their weight problem. But just how successful is gastric bypass surgery in terms of weight loss and can it really make a dramatic change to your life? Gastric bypass has been […]