Bariatric surgery is an operation that helps to lose weight by making changes to our digestive system. Some types of bariatric surgeries make your stomach smaller, allowing you to eat and drink less at one time and making you feel full sooner. Bariatric surgery is an optional treatment for obesity. Bariatric surgery also an optional treatment for problems like type 2 diabetes or sleep apnea, related to obesity. Gastric bypass and other weight-loss surgeries known collectively as bariatric surgery .Bariatric surgery is done when diet and exercise haven't worked or when you have serious health problems because of your weight.
- Some procedures limit how much you can eat.
- Other procedures work by reducing the body's ability to absorb nutrients.
- Some procedures do both.
While bariatric surgery can offer many benefits, all forms of weight-loss surgery are major procedures that can pose serious risks and side effects. Also, you must make permanent healthy changes to your diet and get regular exercise to help ensure the long-term success of bariatric surgery.
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