3 Reasons Gastric Sleeve Surgery Can Be The Better Choice Than Other Options

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Gastric sleeve surgery is one of several types of bariatric surgeries and procedures designed to help people lose weight. Although there are multiple options for bariatric procedures, the overwhelming majority of people find that a gastric sleeve (or just “the sleeve”) is the best option for several reasons. More Accessible If you are on the fence about what type of bariatric surgery you want, the deciding factor might be what option is more accessible.…

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Food And Drink Intake Before Surgery Dependent On Anesthetic

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Prior to your surgery, you will see your general surgeon for your preoperative appointment. During this time, your doctor will tell you what to expect during and after your procedure. They will also give you an instruction sheet or a booklet detailing the things you will need to do before and after your surgical procedure. Included in your preoperative information literature will be instructions on eating and drinking prior to your surgery.…

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Two Minimally Invasive Treatments for Resolving Varicose Veins

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Minimally invasive treatments for varicose veins are appropriate for many individuals dealing with this problem. Endovenous laser ablation and ultrasound-guided sclerotherapy are two options to consider. These methods resolve unattractive and sometimes painful blood vessels. Read on to learn more.  About Varicose Veins These veins have developed damage to the valves, which disrupts the return of blood back up to the heart. Since the blood cannot return without the legs being raised, it pools in the veins.…

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