Obesity is a looming problem all around the world
1. As the problem gets worse, it is now viewed as a “global epidemic2.” In recent years, bariatric surgery has shown promise and hope for obese individuals. Besides reducing weight, it offers a spectrum of benefits for obese patients with diabetes and other metabolic disorders.
While obesity affects both men and women at the same rate, only 20% of men undergo bariatric surgery. This dif...