The Downside Of Gastric Bypass Surgery

Gastric bypass surgery is one of the bariatric surgical procedures for reduction of stomach volume. It is generally advised for people whose Body Mass Index is above 35, who don’t respond to conventional diet and exercise and now face life threatening health risks. But this method of weight loss comes with its own set of […]

Los Angeles Weight Loss Surgery Helps Resolve Sexual Function in Overweight Men

Erectile dysfunction is just one of the medical conditions associated with obesity. There is a long list of life-threatening medical conditions, such as diabetes, cardiovascular disease, hypertension, orthopedic problems, gall bladder disease and sleep apnea. Many of these conditions are reversible in severely obese adults, but only after losing a significant amount of weight. Research […]

Gastric Bypass Surgery – Knowing the Risks

Like any other type of elective surgery, gastric bypass surgery comes complete with its own set of risks. In fact, 10 to 20 percent of gastric bypass patients require follow-up surgery to correct a complication of the original weight loss surgery, according to the National Institutes of Health. The following list covers the most serious […]