19 Sep Bariatric Surgery
Bariatric Surgery includes a variety of procedures performed on people who have obesity. Weight loss is achieved by reducing the size of the stomach with a gastric band or through removal of a portion of the stomach or by resecting and re-routing the small intestine to a small pouch.
Long-term studies shows the procedure cause significant long-term loss in weight, recovery from diabetes, improvement in cardiovascular risk factors, and a mortality reduction from 40% to 23%.
Bariatric surgery is done on the stomach or intestines to help people who are extremely suffering from obesity.
Bariatric surgery is done only to people who have body mass index(BMI) above 40. Surgery is an option for people with body mass index between 35 and 40, who have health problems like type 2 diabetes or heart disease.
Different Types of Bariatric Surgery
In this the person will feel less hungry and full sooner while eating
The person will feel full sooner while eating and absorb fewer minerals from the food.
The person will feel less hungry and full sooner while eating, and will absorb fewer calories and minerals from the food.
The person will feel full sooner while eating
The person will temporarily feel full while eating.
The person will feel full between meals and less hungry while eating.
It Drain a portion of stomach contents after eating.