Getting weight-loss surgery isn’t a decision you can or should take lightly. No matter which type of bariatric procedure you opt for, it can fundamentally change your body and your relationship with food for the rest of your life.
For some people who suffer from obesity, though, it can also mean taking back control of their health and a brand new lease on life.
If you’re considering weight-loss surgery — whether gastric sleeve, gastric bypass or another type — you probably have a lot of questions: What are the side effects? How much will I be able to eat afterward? And probably most importantly: Is weight-loss surgery successful — and will it work for me?
Start your research here, by reading these weight-loss surgery success stories from real people who have grappled with some of the same challenges and come out