Surgical Weight Loss – Understanding The Risks!

We take a closer look at the reasons over-weight people and their families are considering surgery to combat the extra kilos and what are the necessary facts anyone opting for this method of weight loss needs to be aware of so as to be an informed and aware consumer of health care products and services, […]

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 […]

Advice for Beginners Looking Into Gastric Bypass Surgery

Many factors may contribute to obesity. It can be linked to genetics, psychological factors and the social environment. Certain illnesses affecting the hormones or thyroid gland can also play a role. For those who suffer from morbid obesity, weight loss surgery may be the answer. The following offers advice for beginners looking into gastric bypass […]

The Truth About Weight Loss Surgery

Weight loss surgery has become popular because of its quick, dramatic results, but is it truly worth the cost? Is there a better option? Patience is a virtue many of us do not possess. When it comes to weight loss, we like to see immediate results. There is nothing more frustrating than faithfully following a […]