in this blog post, we examined the affects that obesity has on other health conditions and
diseases. As studies have shown time and time again, bariatric surgery
has many benefits, including its potential ability to reduce the risk
of chronic kidney disease (CKD). In the study linked below, Bariatric
surgery’s influence on CKD was studied in over 2000 adults with
low, moderate and high risk of CKD. A high percentage of the patients
in the moderate baseline dropped to the low risk category over 7 years
and an even higher percentage of the high risk patients experienced an
improvement in their risk over 7 years!
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The Valley Health Metabolic and Bariatric Program is dedicated to helping
our patients gain control over their health with a comprehensive approach
to weight loss, and a full team of experts by your side. Are you interested
in learning more? Join us for one of our free info sessions. Visit valleyhealthlink.com/infosessions.
The Metabolic and Bariatric office has moved! Today, April 10th, is the first day in their new office at 1870 Amherst St., Suite F, Winchester,
VA 22601. They are located in Medical Office Building #1 on the WMC Campus.