Gastric Bypass Reduces Hunger in Some Surprising Ways

A smaller stomach may not be the only reason why post-gastric bypass patients eat less. A recent study done at the Emory University in Atlanta found a significant drop in a hunger-related hormone in post-gastric bypass patients. The hormone is called ghrelin, and is one of 24 different hormones that may help to regulate […]

Vertical Sleeve Gastroectomy

Vertical Sleeve Gastroectomy, what is commonly known as VSG Surgery, is becoming one of the newest popular bariatric weight loss surgeries. It is less restrictive than some of the other bariatric weight loss surgeries, has no effect or change to the small intestine, and the recovery time is shorter. To understand the difference between the […]