Blog Posts in November, 2016

What to Expect During and After Lap Band Revision Surgery

For many years, Lap Band surgery was a popular bariatric procedure. Doctors and patients liked the procedure because it was minimally invasive and did not involve removing any part of the stomach but ...
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Breaking Down Myths about Gastric Sleeve Surgery

Are you thinking about whether gastric sleeve surgery is right for you? If so, then it’s important for you to have all of the facts regarding this type of bariatric surgery. Here, you’ll ...
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Answering Common Questions About Diet and Weight Loss After Bariatric Surgery

Bariatric surgery is just the first step on your journey to weight loss and better health. Many patients have questions about what life will be like after surgery, especially what they will be able to ...
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What Causes Problems That Lead to Lap Band Revisions?

Lap Band surgery was at one time a very popular bariatric procedure, but it has recently been surpassed in popularity by gastric sleeve procedures. The reason Lap Band bariatric surgery has become ...
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The Link Between Bacteria and Morbid Obesity

While bariatric surgery in Houston changes—and saves—lives, doctors are also learning more than ever about the causes of obesity. Most suspect that the reason some patients need bariatric ...
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How Diet Soda Could Affect Your Weight

When you want to lose weight, you may think that switching from regular soda to diet is a good way to cut calories, but studies show that diet soda can actually be just as dangerous to your waistline. ...
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