Published in Obesity and Diabetes Week, November 22nd, 2004
The results, which were presented at the 69th Annual Scientific Meeting of the American College of Gastroenterology, reveal that after this surgery many patients are able to stop medications for a range of serious obesity-related health problems, including diabetes, sleep apnea, asthma and high blood pressure.
"Comorbities associated with morbid obesity decrease life expectancy and impair quality of life," noted Pavlos...
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