As you know there is a great tendency all over the world to use a weight loss surgery as a method to reduce weight and to become healthier and this is usually a kind of treatment for people who did not succeed in traditional ways of losing weight. Nowadays there is a great number of such programmes in every country. And also there are a lot of different kinds of such operations, so when you are making a choice you are to be well prepared and informed to ask all information you need to be glad with the results at the end.
In this article we will discuss four main types of the weight loss surgeries. The first type is the Vertical Banded Gastroplasty (VBG), it also may be called as the stomach stapling. As for the procedure, this operation reduces the amount of products you can eat and the stomach can afford to have in it, due to the reducing of some of the parts of the stomach. But this kind of operation has some drawbacks, as it is difficult for a person to adjust to this procedure and it can not promise the reducing of fat in the organism for a long period of time.
Second type is the Biliopancreatic Diversion (BPD), which includes the reducing of the digestive tract, when the three-quarters of the stomach is shifted, and some part of the stomach is combined with the final part of the small intestine. This is done not only to lose weight but also to reduce the amount of food that can be eaten, which is combined with the bile and pancreatic enzymes. As for the drawbacks, the death rate during this operation is very high and the person has a lot of different complications after it, such as ulcers, intestinal irritation, nutritional deficiency, and this can lead to the serious problems with the health.
Third type is the Gastric Bypass, that has much in common with two previous types, as the amount of food is reduced here and the stomach itself is cut, so the person gets less food and of course can not put on fat. But this procedure is less dangerous for a person and it is very effective, as you lose weight quicker.
As for the final procedure, Laparoscopic Adjustable Gastric Banding (Lap-Band), it cuts down the amount of products the person can eat. But it is not that easy as you will have an air band around the stomach, so you eat less but feel as if you eat much food. As a result you lose weight quickly and for a long period, that is very important as the operation is not that cheap and not every person can afford it.
If you are trying to some help to lose weight fast – then you should first of all realize that weight loss is not a dream. You can lose weight fast, this is possible, provided you know the tips about weight loss industry and its offers.