If you’ve tried unsuccessfully to lose weight through diet and exercise, and your body mass index (BMI) is 40 or above, indicating extreme obesity, gastric bypass surgery may be an answer to your weight loss needs. Likewise, if you have serious weight-related health conditions such as type 2 diabetes, sleep apnea, or high blood pressure and have a BMI of 35 to 39.9, i.e. considered to be “obese”, gastric bypass procedure could be right for you. Here are the answers to the most common gastric bypass procedure questions to help you determine if gastric bypass surgery is right for you?
What is gastric bypass surgery?
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