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Gastric Bypass Surgery Is No ‘Miracle Cure’

Gastric bypass surgery… it’s no joke, I tell you. Recently I told you about the extra 7kgs I gained in the past year. It turns out that by allowing a few bad habits to slip into my daily routine, I gained weight at a very slow and unnoticeable rate. When my doctor warned me about […]

Obesity Surgery… But At What Cost?

‘Wake up and smell the coffee’ was my first thought when I read this headline: Obesity surgery ‘seen as quick fix’. Of course it is! We’ve been saying this for years. In fact, in 2008 we published an article about the soaring number of weight-loss operations conducted to curb the obesity crisis in Britain. Back […]