Obesity leads to a number of health conditions such as diabetes, high cholesterol, high blood pressure, asthma, joint pain, and depression.
Bariatric surgery helps treat or improve these obesity-related conditions and improves the quality of life of the patient. The degree to which it treats the conditions depends on the type of surgery.1,2,3
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