If you are undergoing weight loss surgery, here’s what you should know about contraception during your recovery and beyond.
People who are eligible for weight loss surgery are waiting longer and longer for the potentially life-saving procedures to help them safely lose weight.
Results of a study published in the British Journal of Surgery (BJS) suggest weight loss surgery – gastric bypass, gastric banding, or sleeve gastrectomy, for example – can affect cancer risk.
Weight-loss surgery may increase the risk of developing a drinking problem. Learn more about the research on this connection.