Your Must-know Guide to Weight-loss Surgery

Of all the topics I write about, weight-loss surgery is by far the most difficult for me. I like to consider myself a “survivor” of a recent Gastric Bypass surgery nightmare, a nightmare that I never seem to wake up from, and one I want to keep my readers from ever having to live through. […]

Facts About Weight Loss Surgery

Weight loss surgery is a treatment for those who are extremely obese and is a very severe treatment. It should be used as a last resort for obesity and should only be used if all other weight loss methods have totally failed. There are two types of gastrointestinal surgery, which are known as restrictive […]

What You Should Know About Lap Band Surgery And Weight Loss

One difference in the early days between the Lap Band system and the Swedish adjustable lap band is that the SAGB didn’t have a self-closing mechanism and had to be closed with sutures. An American company, INAMED Health, designed the BioEnterics Lap-Band Adjustable Gastric Banding System, which was introduced in Europe in 1993. The Swedish […]