Tips for Those Considering to Have A Mini Gastric Bypass

Tips for Those Considering to Have A Mini Gastric Bypass

So many people are concerned about their weight and how others perceive them because of their weight. In today’s society, if you are fat or obese, people may have a negative perception. Especially that the standard of beauty is having beautiful skin and a slim body. This is one of the reasons why many people resort to different weight loss procedures like a mini gastric bypass in order to get rid of those extra fats in their body. Although there are those who may be reluctant to do so, knowing…

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Sleeve Gastrectomy: What to Know about It?

Sleeve Gastrectomy: What to Know about It?

Sleeve gastrectomy is a restrictive type of weight loss surgery. An estimated of 85% of the stomach is being removed which leaves a sleeve shaped stomach that has a capacity of about 60- 150-cc, depending on the surgeon that performed the surgery. Unlike with the other types of bariatric surgery, for this one, the outlet valve and the nerves are intact. The stomach however is reduced in size; all its functions are preserved. This surgery is also not reversible.   Restrictions of the Surgery Since the stomach keeps its normal…

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