Bariatric Surgery

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Birth Control Options After Baratric Surgery

If you're planning to get weight loss surgery, here’s what you should know about contraception during your recovery and beyond.

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The Team Behind Weight Loss Success

You'll have your very own weight-loss cheering squad with these medical pros who use their niche expertise to help you achieve your goal.

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Obesity and Infertility Treatments: What You Need to Know

Ready to start a family? Read this report to learn about the various fertility treatment options for obese moms-to-be, plus how they might affect you physically and emotionally.

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Bariatric Surgery Success by Obesity Subtype

What if a test could predict how well bariatric surgery would help you lose weight? Learn about these four obesity subtypes and what they can tell you.

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Weight Loss Surgery May Reduce Cancer Risk

Obese patients who get weight-loss surgery may see a significant reduction in their risk or certain hormone-related cancers, according to this study.

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Weight-Loss Surgery Can Lead to Alcohol Abuse

Weight-loss surgery may increase the risk of developing a drinking problem. Learn more about the research on this connection.