Obesity is a big issue in America as 70 million adults are diagnosed as being obese or overweight. According to a study by the University of Illinois, 3/4th of the American population is likely to be obese or overweight by 2020. Although surgery is an option, there are many minimally invasive methods such as Endoscopic…

Medical condition characterized by an excessive amount of body fat is called Obesity. More than ⅓ rd of people in the US are obese. The condition is linked to more than 60 chronic diseases like type 2 diabetes, heart diseases, strokes, and cancer. The medical science of dealing with the diagnoses and treatment of obesity…

According to a National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES), 18.5 % of children and 39.6 percent of adults had obesity in 2015–2016. Overcoming obesity is essential to avoid major medical issues such as type-2 diabetes, strokes, heart problems, and cancer. There are many surgical options to overcome obesity, most of which can benefit from…

Obesity is one of the most serious health concerns in the US, and an increasing number of people are opting for weight loss surgery. Most patients report significant weight loss following bariatric surgery,  as it provides an effective and sustainable way to lose weight. Having said that, maintaining the weight is still a challenge for…

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