Bariatric Surgery: Cancer Prevention Benefits From Weight-Loss Surgery


A team of scientists at the University of Virginia School of Medicine in Charlottesville, Virginia investigating the effects of bariatric surgery on obese women at risk for cancer found that weight loss surgery resulted in reduction of participants’ weight by about one-third; elimination of precancerous uterine growths in patients who had them; and significant improvement in physical quality of life.

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