December 31, 2015
It's clear that bariatric surgery can be a useful tool for people who need to lose 100 pounds or more. It may also help you reverse diabetes.
Categorized as: Living and Wellness, Nutrition
Tagged with: bariatric procedure, bariatric surgery, diabetes, gastric banding, gastric bypass, laparoscopic adjustable band surgery, weight loss
November 4, 2015
Recovery from bariatric surgery comes one notch at a time. We outlined a meal plan for each step on your journey!
Categorized as: Nutrition
Tagged with: bariatric recovery, bariatric surgery, bariatric surgery meal plan, diet plan, meal plan
January 21, 2014
This JAMA report shows that bariatric surgery can reduce or reverse obesity-related health issues -- such as diabetes -- long-term.
Categorized as: Living and Wellness
Tagged with: Anita Courcoulas MD, bariatric surgery, blood pressure, diabetes, JAMA, JAMA Network, JAMA Report, Journal of the American Medical Association, liids, Minimally Invasive Bariatric and General Surgery, patient story, weight loss surgery
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November 18, 2013
Learn how bariatric surgery can improve your overall health if you are trying to overcome obesity. See if it's the right choice for you.
Medically Reviewed by UPMC Bariatric Services
Tagged with: Anita Courcoulas MD, bariatric surgery, Bariatric Surgery Center of Excellence, diabetes, heart disease, high blood pressure, high cholesterol, Magee-Womens Hospital of UPMC, Section of Minimally Invasive Bariatric Surgery and General Surgery, sleep apnea, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, UPMC Hamot, UPMC Horizon, UPMC St. Margaret, weight loss surgery