Bariatric Surgery News

  • Gastric Bypass Tied to Better Metabolic Outcomes Roux-en-Y gastric bypass is associated with greater metabolic improvements, independent of weight loss, than adjustable gastric banding, researchers in France say.
  • Bariatric Surgery: Odds of Abdominal Surgery During Pregnancy Women who have had bariatric surgery are six times more likely to need abdominal surgery during pregnancy compared to obese pregnant women who haven’t had a prior weight loss surgery, a study from Sweden suggests.

Bariatric Surgery Perspective

  • 50 Shades of Malpractice Malpractice cases range from crazy to shocking to sad to frustrating. Here are some of the most notorious cases from each of our 50 states.
  • An Obesity Manifesto: Debunking the Myths Dr Arya Sharma debunks arguments that obesity is simply a behavior that patients can change.

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