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Medical Tourism – The Best-Kept Secret in Plastic and Weight Loss Surgery

If you have heard of medical tourism, you may have questions about what it is and what you can expect. When you have some basic information about medical tourism in hand, you will know why it is becoming increasingly popular– and why it can be right for you. Medical tourism …

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Weight Loss Surgery – The Benefits and Financial Cost

Generally, weight loss surgery such as the gastric bypass will cost between $20,000 to $30,000 – the clinics do make substantial profits, which is why some you see advertised offer free chauffeurs and even airplane flights to the city and clinic. As in all lines of ‘business’, some surgeries will …

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Choosing the Right Weight Loss Surgery for You

As a country we are all aware of how dangerous carrying extra weight can be. It can lead to heart disease, diabetes and other serious conditions. Studies have recently shown that those individuals who undergo gastric bypass surgery reduce their chances of developing breast tumors by 85% and the risks …

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Weight Loss Surgery Remedies And Their Possible Consequences

Have you ever wondered why anyone would want to try out weight loss surgery? It involves giving up eating normally for the rest of ones life which is different from dieting which one can start and stop anytime. Weight loss surgery is permanent and be only be reversed with very …

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My Gastric Bypass Story – Before and After Weight Loss Surgery

Sometimes it’s hard to believe how much my life changed before and after gastric bypass surgery. And weight loss is only a small part of it. Sure, I’ve lost 130 pounds. I’ve gone from a size 24 to somewhere between an 8 and a 10. But really, the biggest changes …

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Laparoscopic Weight Loss Surgery – The Benefits and Dangers

Laparoscopic surgery is a modern surgical technique in which operations in the abdomen are performed through small incisions – usually about 0.5 – 1.5 cm. This type of keyhole surgery uses images displayed on TV monitors to guide the surgeon through the procedure. This type of surgery is regarded as …

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Weight Loss Surgery Secrets Revealed!

Weight loss surgery is performed on obese people. The procedure completely changes the digestive processes so that a person can opt for fast weight reduction. The surgeries can be of three kinds: restrictive, malabsorptive, and both combined restrictive/malabsorptive. Those men who have their BMI greater than or equal to 40 …

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Fitness and Weight Loss: Is Weight Loss Surgery Right for You?

An obese individual has an excess amount of fat. Overweight increases the risk of fast-killing diseases such as high blood pressure and diabetes. Also, someone who is obese may be exposed to the risk of premature death. Report from Mayo Clinic indicates that one out of three individuals is considered …

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