On Your Way To A Healthier You
Bariatric surgery is known to be one of the most effective and long-lasting treatments for obesity and many other health-related conditions. The World Health Organization now recognizes obesity as a chronic, progressive disease resulting from multiple environmental and genetic factors. In addition to weight loss, bariatric surgery has shown to also treat type II diabetes, hypertension, high cholesterol, non-alcoholic fatty liver disease and obstructive sleep apnea.
You may qualify for bariatric surgery if you fall into one or more of the following categories:
BSA will be offering Weight Loss Support Groups. These events are FREE and open to anyone who has had or is considering weight loss surgery.
BSA Bariatric Coordinator, Mary Lou Cordova