Gastric Bypass Surgery

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Study: After Bariatric Surgery, Alcohol Abuse More Likely

Researchers theorize that shrinking stomach more sensitive to alcohol.

Posted 06/19/12 | 1 comment

Bariatric Surgery Benefits Diabetic Patients

Studies see greater improvement from surgery than from standard treatments.

Posted 03/29/12 | 1 comment

American Heart Association Backs Bariatric Surgery's Health Benefits

A landmark scientific paper says weight-loss procedures lead to long-term weight loss and significantly improved health.

Posted 03/21/11 | Post a comment

Bariatric Complication Risk Lower With High-Volume Docs, Facilities

Researchers find link between serious complications and case volume, but not center of excellence status.

Posted 07/28/10 | Post a comment

Surgeon Called Patients to Urge Them to Cancel Their Bariatric Procedures

"I was afraid they were going to have complications," said doc fired by Langone Medical Center.

Posted 06/16/10 | Post a comment

Study Finds Low Rate of Short-Term Complications in Obesity Surgery

Very high BMI, history of sleep apnea or DVT can increase the risks.

Posted 08/20/09 | Post a comment

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