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Bariatrics Weight Loss

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Bariatrics Weight Loss Definitions

Bariatrics Weight Loss
Bariatrics is the branch of medicine that deals with the causes, prevention, and treatment of obesity. The field encompasses dieting, exercise and behavioral therapy approaches to weight loss, as well as pharmacotherapy and surgery.

Bariatrics Weight Loss Medicine
The branch of medicine that deals with the causes, prevention, and treatment of obesity. The field encompasses dieting, exercise, and behavioral therapy approaches to weight loss, as well as pharmacotherapy and surgery.

Bariatrics Weight Loss Surgery
Surgery performed on the stomach and intestine of people who are dangerously obese, for the purpose of losing weight.