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Premature Birth Linked to Bariatric Surgery in Women

Premature Birth Linked to Bariatric Surgery in Women

Children of women who have been treated with bariatric surgery are more likely to be born prematurely and be small in size for their gestational age, compared to other babies who are born to women had not received weight loss surgery. This is according to research published in the BMJ. Read More


Diabetes May Be Solved With Clues Offered by Gastric Bypass

Diabetes May Be Solved With Clues Offered by Gastric Bypass

Researchers from Boston's Children's Hospital have found why a gastric bypass procedure can aid in resolving type-2 diabetes, according to a study published in the journal Science. The study reveals that the small intestine, which is believed to be a passive organ, actually plays a significan... Read More


Mother's Bariatric Surgery Lowers Risk of Obesity for Offspring

Mother's Bariatric Surgery Lowers Risk of Obesity for Offspring

Overweight mothers who undergo bariatric surgery may pass on genetic advantages for their offspring, according to new research published in PNAS. The study showed that the children of women who underwent weight-loss surgery were less likely to suffer from obesity when compared to their older s... Read More


Bariatric Surgery Does Not Lower Costs of Health Care

Bariatric Surgery Does Not Lower Costs of Health Care

Bariatric surgery is not found to be associated with a reduction in long term health care costs, reveal a study published in JAMA surgery which analyzed a large sample of insurance claims data. Bariatric surgery is a treatment carried out for weight loss in individuals who are morbidly obese. ... Read More


Bariatric Surgery Patients See Better Outcomes following Physical Activity Counseling

Bariatric Surgery Patients See Better Outcomes following Physical Activity Counseling

Individuals who lose weight following bariatric surgery may see better outcomes if they receive counseling about raising their levels of physical activity before and after surgery. This is according to researchers from the University of Pittsburgh and Brown University. The findings are publish... Read More


Bariatric Surgery before Pregnancy Results in Offspring with Healthier Hearts

Bariatric Surgery before Pregnancy Results in Offspring with Healthier Hearts

Children born to moms who have lost a significant amount of weight following bariatric surgery have less cardiovascular risk factors when compared to their siblings who were born before the weight loss procedure.This occurrence is because the metabolic changes and weight loss that occurs after... Read More


Women Undergoing Weight Loss Surgery Should Avoid Pregnancy for At Least One Year

Women Undergoing Weight Loss Surgery Should Avoid Pregnancy for At Least One Year

Women who undergo bariatric surgery should postpone any attempts to get pregnant for at least one year. The finding was the result of a review that examined previous research to determine the benefits, safety, and restrictions relating to bariatric surgery in the management of patients before,... Read More


Diabetes Benefits from Gastric Bypass Surgery But Is Not a Permanent Fix

Diabetes Benefits from Gastric Bypass Surgery But Is Not a Permanent Fix

Type 2 Diabetes patients being treated with gastric bypass surgery have symptoms that are remitted or relapse within five years. This is according to research published in the journal Obesity Surgery. Read More


Teens Face 'Few' Short-term Complications from Weight Loss Surgery

Teens Face 'Few' Short-term Complications from Weight Loss Surgery

Recent research has revealed that severely obese teens who undertake bariatric surgery may experience very few short-term complications. This is according to research reported in the journal JAMA Pediatrics. Read More


Increased Weight Loss a Result of Gastric Bypass Surgery Follow Ups

Increased Weight Loss a Result of Gastric Bypass Surgery Follow Ups

Gastric bypass patients who were involved in five follow-up office visits in a period of two years as recommended by their surgeons saw close to twice of much weight loss (113 lbs. vs. 57 lbs.) when compared to patients who participated in only two follow up visits. This is according to a Univ... Read More


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