Weight-loss surgery — also known as bariatric surgery — is one of the best treatments for obesity and related diseases. As per the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS), there are five types of surgeries that your doctor can recommend for permanent weight loss. Read more: Which Weight Loss Surgery Is Permanent? Article
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What Is the Best Operation to Lose Weight?
Weight loss surgery, also known as bariatric surgery, is one of the most effective tools for weight loss for people with a BMI above 40. The best operation to lose weight depends on a variety of factors but gastric bypass and gastric sleeve are two clear frontrunners.
Can You Be Too Heavy for Weight-Loss Surgery?
Weight loss surgery is an effective way for people with significant excess weight to improve their health. There is no official upper limit on weight for weight loss surgery candidates.
What Is the Weight Limit for Weight Loss Surgery?
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