For the past 7 years we’ve warned our readers about the dangers of gastric bypass surgery — a surgical procedure which shrinks the size of your stomach that comes with a long list of terrifying complications. In fact, 4 out of 10 gastric bypass patients experience abdominal hernias, infections and digestive problems like acid reflux, […]
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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 […]
‘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 […]
Obesity can pose significant health risks by potentially increasing the likelihood of diabetes, high blood pressure, heart diseases and stroke. Research has also shown the rise in obesity in Britain is fuelling an increase in cases of type-2 diabetes.
Clearly, Britain’s obesity is a major concern. Another concern is the soaring number of weight-loss operations conducted to curb this problem, because these operations have their own health risks.