With the warm weather and summer immanent, calls seem to be on the increase.
More and more patients appear ready to undergo Gastric Band Surgery such operations as a lap band to gastric sleeve conversion – a procedure that is becoming more popular as word of its very high rate of success continues to spread.
There are a number of reasons why obese people may become even more aware than usual of their weight problem during the warmer months, and it’s not just the arrival of another dreaded swimsuit season. For many people, such common summertime activities as hiking and volleyball may be difficult, uncomfortable, or simply out of the question. For others with more severe weight-related health problems, even getting up to go out for a short walk can become a major effort.