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Posts Tagged ‘bariatric surgery’

By On January 10th, 2017

Bariatric surgery might not bring positive life transformation

It’s impossible to be part of our culture, and not get ensnared in the cycle of striving for happiness. If we attain a certain possession, begin a new relationship or lose weight then our life will be transformed, and we will be happy. Of course, what usually happens once we attain one thing, it is…

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By On October 17th, 2015

Weight isn’t the only burden: Post-bariatric patients have higher suicide rates

“Even if you remove the burden of weight, you don’t remove the burden of disease.”     -Dr. John M. Morton, president of the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery A recent Canadian study found in a group of individuals who underwent weight loss surgery that they were twice as likely to attempt suicide or…

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