Gastric Bypass Surgery

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Gastric Bypass May Put Patients at Risk of Alcohol Problems

Research shows that as many as 1 in 5 patients who undergo this popular weight-loss surgery may develop an alcohol disorder.

Posted 05/17/17 | Post a comment

Obesity Device Drains a Portion of Stomach Contents After Meals Into the Toilet

The AspireAssist obesity device consists of a tube that connects the inside of the stomach to a port outside of the abdomen.

Posted 06/15/16 | Post a comment

Was Suspended Mass. Obesity Surgeon a Threat or a Life-Saver?

Several controversies surround the case of Sheldon Randall, MD.

Posted 11/06/13 | Post a comment

Study: Combination Therapy Reduces PONV After Bariatric Surgery

Zofran and aprepitant slashed incidence to 3%.

Posted 10/15/13 | 1 comment

Study: After Bariatric Surgery, Alcohol Abuse More Likely

Researchers theorize that shrinking stomach more sensitive to alcohol.

Posted 06/19/12 | 1 comment

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