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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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How is Type 2 Diabetes affected by Bariatric Surgery?

Type 2 diabetes is a metabolic disorder where insulin is produced in the body, but it fails to perform its function because the body resists it. The result of insulin resistance is a buildup of excess sugar in the patient’s

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Health Benefits Associated With Weight Loss Surgery

Severe obesity can shorten the lifespan and degrade the quality of life due to multiple health problems. Research shows that people suffering from severe obesity are twice as like to die earlier than someone who is not obese. The good

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Lap Band Revision

Weight loss surgeries such as laparoscopic gastric band surgery are safe and predictable as long as the procedure is performed by a fully trained and experienced bariatric surgery expert. Patients can expect to achieve their weight loss goals without any

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Lap Surgery Band Expert

Laparoscopic gastric banding is an innovative bariatric surgery procedure to help an individual achieve significant weight loss. The single most important factor that will determine the success in such a procedure is the skill and experience of the operating surgeon.

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Weight Loss Can Help Treat Heart Disease

People who suffer from obesity are often at a higher risk of heart disease and heart failure. Therefore, weight loss can have a direct relation with improving the condition of the heart and mitigating the risk of heart failure. However,

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Can Weight Loss Treat Erectile Dysfunction?

The problem of erectile dysfunction (ED) affects more than 30 million American men. Symptoms of ED are often easy to identify. The patient will suddenly notice the inability to achieve or maintain erection. A reduction in sexual drive may also

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Obstructive Sleep Apnea Treatment With Weight Loss

Obstructive sleep apnea is a sleep disorder that occurs when the throat muscles relax during sleep, causing the soft tissue in the back of the throat to collapse and close, effectively blocking the airways. This condition causes the sleep to

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Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS) Treatment With Weight Loss

Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS) is a common hormonal imbalance often linked to obesity. In many cases, it leads to fertility problems in severely overweight women. PCOS results in the growth of an abnormal number of follicles or cysts along the

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