Does Health Insurance Pay For Weight Loss Surgery?

For decades, “weight loss” or bariatric surgery has been one of the most controversial methods of treating obesity. Most of us have heard stories of horrific side effects and even deaths, especially as a result of some of the earlier surgeries. Insurance companies often refused to pay for bariatric surgery, even if the patient was […]
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What Is A Gastric Sleeve Surgery?

Not so long ago, people rarely discussed weight loss surgery. In recent years, medical advances along with scientific studies have made bariatric surgery much more popular than ever before. While no one should undergo surgery without careful research and consideration, the gastric sleeve is perhaps one of the most effective and least dangerous methods of […]
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Is Weight Loss Surgery Safe?

less taboo for people who need to lose at least 100 pounds. Some billboards and magazines advertise weight loss surgery as almost a magic cure for obesity and its associated medical problems. While in most cases bariatric surgery is safe, complications including death can occur. Also, surgery required significant lifestyle changes and cannot make up […]
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