• Preoperative weight loss may not provide health benefits after surgery

    1 month ago - By News Medical

    For obese and overweight patients, it is common for various surgical procedures to be deferred until they have lost weight through diet and exercise.
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  • Weight Loss Surgery Reduces Heart Attacks, Strokes in Obese People With Diabetes

    Weight Loss Surgery Reduces Heart Attacks, Strokes in Obese People With Diabetes

    1 month ago - By Medindia Health

    People with diabetes and severe obesity who had bariatric surgery were 40 percent less likely to have a heart attack or stroke within 5 years than those who had usual medical care for their diabetes.
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