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What is Malabsorption Weight Loss Surgery?

What is Malabsorption Weight Loss Surgery? Biliopancreatic diversion with or without the duodenal switch or BPD-DS is primarily a type of malabsorptive bariatric surgery procedure. Gastric bypass surgery, on the other hand, combines both restrictive and malabsorptive techniques. Reliable bariatric

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Types of Weight Loss Surgery

Types of Weight Loss Surgery Weight-loss or bariatric surgery helps in reducing weight and lowering the medical complications of obesity. Successful bariatric surgeon Dr. Wiljon Beltre provides a range of weight loss procedures to patients in Orlando, Tampa, Altamonte Springs,

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Weight Loss Surgery Can Help Improve Reproductive Health And Pregnancy Chances

One of the challenging aspects of being overweight or obese for a woman can be the struggle to conceive. Morbid obesity can lead to infertility as well as menstrual irregularities. Fertility concerns may include potential miscarriage, minimal success with fertility

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Weight Loss Surgery Can Help Relieve Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)

Obesity is known to play a role in the occurrence of GERD or gastro-esophageal reflux disease. Research shows that increasing BMI contributes to the poor functioning of the gastroesophageal junction and that lifestyle modifications and weight loss can mitigate the

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Weight Loss Surgery Can Help Relieve Sleep Apnea

Obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) is a health condition where you stop breathing when asleep because the soft tissue present at the back of the throat collapses and closes the airway. Snoring is a preliminary symptom of OSA.  Morbid obesity is

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How is dyslipidemia or high cholesterol effected through bariatric surgery?

One of the common forms of dyslipidemia is known as hyperlipidemia (or high cholesterol). Hyperlipidemia occurs when someone has a high amount of fats or lipids in the bloodstream. Dyslipidemia and hyperlipidemia can be addressed through substantial weight loss in

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Weight Loss Surgery Can Help Relieve Bone And Joint Pain

Osteoarthritis (OA) is one of the most common forms of arthritis. It typically occurs due to wear and tear of the joints, and is a chronic condition involving breakdown of the cartilage in the joints. Morbidly obese patients are more

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Weight Loss Surgery Can Help Relieve Depression

Weight Loss Surgery Can Help Relieve Depression Depression can be termed as an illness involving moods, thoughts and even the entire body. People with morbid obesity are likely to suffer from depression and there are a number of reasons behind

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How is high blood pressure affected by weight loss surgery?

Heart function may get compromised in people who are obese or overweight, resulting in high blood pressure. According to researchers, the age-related risk of high blood pressure in men and women of ages 45 to 54 will double as their

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How is heart disease affected by weight loss surgery?

Excess body weight keeps the heart from performing its function in a normal way. It can lead to high blood pressure, which may cause a stroke or heart damage over time. Studies have shown that the lifetime risk of hypertension

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