There are several criteria for weight-loss surgery, including your weight and Body Mass Index (BMI). Your doctor will also consider any associated health problems you may have, such as diabetes and dietary restrictions.
Weight-loss surgery is a surgical process that makes changes to your digestive system to help you to lose weight. For people struggling with obesity or morbid obesity, there are three main types of weight-loss surgery procedures.
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