Interesting Study on Gastric Banding

The weight loss procedure that I had (Vertical Banded Gastroplasty) was different than gastric banding, but this study is an interesting and positive step for surgical weight loss.  It seems lately the majority of the news surrounding surgical weight loss has been negative – I like to see something positive every once in a while.

Adjustable gastric banding is much more effective long-term than a very low-calorie diet for people who are about 50 pounds overweight, a study shows.

can read the whole article here.

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