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Gastric Bypass Surgery Can Create Other Issues

Gastric bypass surgery has become a popular solution for the extremely obese. But years after being introduced, more patients are finding themselves struggling with new issues.


Ryan Osborne, who underwent gastric bypass surgery at 22-years-old. (Credit:

Though Uncommon, Some Gastric Bypass Patients Under 21

American doctors have performed gastric surgeries for decades, and while the majority of patients tend to be older adults, a growing number are barely of legal drinking age.



Baylor Plano Helping ‘Bypass’ Buying A Recovery Wardrobe

Jo-Lynne Perkins said she spent most of her life hiding behind others in pictures. Perkins said she was a size 2 on her wedding day but three kids and time took it’s toll.