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A Guide to Bariatric Surgery – What You Can Expect

A gastric bypass is said to be the most advanced type of bariatric surgery. It has shown excess long term weight loss of more than 70% within 15 years of having completed the surgery. Additionally, the reduction in obesity related illness is also very significant. Who Can Have the Surgery? A gastric bypass is most suitable for people who have a BMI of above 35kg per square meter and associated obesity illnesses. Alternatively, those who have a BMI of above 40kg per square meter are also ideal candidates, Read more [...]