Holiday Eating Bariatric Style!
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Holiday Eating Bariatric Style!

Are you preparing for bariatric surgery? Have you already had weight loss surgery? Are you thinking about how you will make it through the holidays without gaining weight? Well, you are not alone! The Holidays are here!! Celebrations usually involve food… Stay focused and you can enjoy the holiday season after weight loss surgery! 1....

Am I a Good Candidate For Smartlipo/Laser Liposuction?
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Am I a Good Candidate For Smartlipo/Laser Liposuction?

What is Smartlipo? Smartlipo Laser Body Sculpting is a minimally invasive, laser-assisted lipolysis procedure that eliminates fat at trouble spots like the abdomen, thighs and neck. Here’s how Smartlipo/Laser Liposuction works: Local anesthesia is used (i.e. you’re awake during the procedure, thus eliminating risks of general anesthesia) Your surgeon makes a tiny incision, about the...

Weight-Loss Surgery Tied to Lower Risk of Kidney Disease
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Weight-Loss Surgery Tied to Lower Risk of Kidney Disease

A new study gives yet further credence to the medical benefits of bariatric surgery. Titled “Incidence of end-stage renal disease following bariatric surgery in the Swedish Obese Subjects Study,” it was published in February 2018 in the International Journal of Obesity. The study found that those who underwent bariatric surgery had a markedly lower risk...