Hair loss after bariatric surgery is a common side effect due to nutritional deficiencies the body experiences after weight loss surgery. The body requires a certain amount of essential vitamins and minerals to support healthy hair growth, and after bariatric surgery, many patients develop deficiencies in these nutrients. This is due to the reduced capacity […]
Can Weight Loss reduce the Fatal Risks of COVID-19?
According to the World Obesity Federation, the death rate of Coronavirus, or COVID-19, is ten times higher in countries with large obese populations. The World Health Organization (WHO) and John Hopkins University (JHU) analyzed a total of 2.5 million individuals who died from coronavirus. The study determined that almost 90% of the mortalities came from […]
The History of Gastric Sleeve Surgery (Vertical Sleeve Gastrectomy)
Gastric sleeve surgery is the fastest growing weight loss procedure in the United States; it’s grown significantly in the past few years, primarily due to its effectiveness and low risk of complications. Its popularity in the U.S. has helped bolster its popularity in Mexico as well. But, in the thirty years since its inception, the […]