Navigation Links
Weight Loss Surgery Research on Gout Underlines the Many Benefits of Bariatric Procedures, says Beverly Hills Physicians
Date:9/24/2018

A September 14 interview with two noted experts in the field of rheumatology and weight loss surgery discusses the current data regarding the impact of weight loss surgery on gout. Gout is a common and particularly painful form of arthritis that is frequently associated with weight issues. Sufferers typically suffer excruciating flare-ups that are often triggered by particular foods that are rich in uric acid, the cause of the inflammation behind the condition. The experts’ medical verdict regarding bariatric surgery and the condition is clear, “Bariatric surgery reduces the incidence of gout, primarily through weight reduction and decreased inflammatory response.” However, they do note that flare-ups of gout are a possibility shortly after surgeries. Los Angeles based health and beauty clinic Beverly Hills Physicians says that, considering the number of conditions that can be effectively dealt with by eliminating obesity, it’s not surprising that this particular condition can be eliminated or greatly lessened with the help of the procedure.

The clinic notes that, to understand just why bariatric surgery is now being frequently recommended by physicians, it’s important to understand how and why a procedure like a sleeve gastrectomy works. Most individuals who are severely obese are highly motivated to lose weight, particularly if serious health problems are on the horizon. However, says Beverly Hills Physicians, while many patients are able to lose impressive amounts early on, over time, the tendency is to regain the weight, often with some additional pounds added. Most weight loss experts now theorize that a primary reason for this well-known phenomenon comes down to hormones. The clinic notes that it appears that most people with weight issues produce a higher amount of substances like ghrelin that are associated with feelings of hunger and appetite. Worse, when individuals start to lose weight, the body goes into a kind of pre-starvation mode and production of hunger hormones increases greatly. Thus, defeating obesity is no mere matter of self-control; no matter how well motivated, most people simply can’t ignore the nagging hormonal cravings the body generates.

Beverly Hills Physicians says that surgeries like the gastric sleeve get at the root of obesity by working in two different ways. Removing a large portion of the stomach and leaving a sleeve-like pouch, makes overeating difficult and unpleasant, as you would expect. However, since hunger hormones appear to be produced in certain areas of the stomach, surgeries that reduce the size of the stomach can also greatly reduce the production of hunger hormones. Thus, patients are able to focus on changing their dietary habits without the constant sensations that are indistinguishable from actual hunger and that make life extremely difficult for people who are trying to significantly reduce their caloric intake.

Readers who are interested in finding out more about weight loss surgery and other health and beauty procedures can telephone Beverly Hills Physicians at (800) 788-1416. They may also visit the clinic’s website at https://www.beverlyhillsphysicians.com.

Read the full story at https://www.prweb.com/releases/weight_loss_surgery_research_on_gout_underlines_the_many_benefits_of_bariatric_procedures_says_beverly_hills_physicians/prweb15783282.htm.


'/>"/>
Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2018 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved


Related medicine technology :

1. Green Roads -- Trailblazing Provider of Pharmacist-formulated CBD Products -- and MMA Athlete, Bantamweight Champion TJ Dillashaw Announce Partnership
2. Cannabis Industry Heavyweights Confirmed for MJAC2017 InvestorsHub International Cannabis Conference
3. Spitfire Pharma, Inc. will present body weight, liver weight and glucose regulation data on the GLP-1/Glucagon Dual Agonist SP-1373 at the American Diabetes Associations 77th Scientific Sessions
4. Ultimate Bariatrics Performs the Obalon Swallowable Balloon for Weight Loss
5. Egg Weights Launches Worlds First Ergonomic Weight System for Endurance, Resistance Training and Muscle Degenerative Therapy with Cerebral Palsy
6. Eisai Acquires All Global Development And Marketing Rights For Chronic Weight Management Treatment Lorcaserin HCI
7. Orexigen Therapeutics Launches "Brains Behind Weight Loss," a Dynamic Patient Focused Campaign to Educate Consumers on the Role of the Brain in Weight Loss
8. Clinical Nutrition Services At St. Jude Childrens Research Hospital Conducts Pediatric Telehealth Weight Management Pilot With Fruit Street Telehealth Software
9. New Phase 2 Proof-of-Concept Study Shows Canagliflozin Combination Therapy May Support Chronic Weight Management
10. ViiV Healthcare Announces FDA Approval to Lower the Weight Limit for dolutegravir in Children and Adolescents Living With HIV
11. Kindred Biosciences Releases Positive Results of Pilot Field Study of KIND-010 for the Management of Weight in Cats
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:1/14/2019)... LAKES, Fla. (PRWEB) , ... January 14, 2019 ... ... and distributing Cushion Grip, Thermoplastic Denture Adhesive, to the U.S. market. Bayer ... Bayer’s multinational product rights concerning the CUSHION GRIP brand to USpharma. Since ...
(Date:1/14/2019)... ... January 13, 2019 , ... Datalogic , a global leader ... Memor™ 10 rugged mobile computer , one of the few rugged devices validated ... of a new family of rugged Android PDA devices from Datalogic. It offers ...
(Date:1/11/2019)... ... 2019 , ... Isagenix International , known for its ... health. The global health and wellness company just launched IsaBiome™ Daily Digestive Health ... better daily digestion of meals and long-term gut health.† The products were designed ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:
(Date:1/21/2019)... ... ... imaware(TM) , an at-home testing platform for chronic illness and diseases designed by ... with Celiac Disease. The platform now includes an easy-to-use monitoring test for those who ... changes. The new monitoring test follows the company’s recent launch of its ...
(Date:1/20/2019)... , ... January 18, 2019 , ... Park Cities Pet Sitter has just announced a promotion to kick off the ... service with the company will receive three free weeks of walks during that time. ... a set schedule. A client would need to utilize a minimum of three walks per ...
(Date:1/20/2019)... PETALUMA, Calif. (PRWEB) , ... January 18, 2019 ... ... senior care experts, recently made its debut in Entrepreneur magazine’s Franchise 500, the ... is a highly sought-after honor in the franchise industry, as evidenced by the ...
(Date:1/20/2019)... ... January 19, 2019 , ... With more than 20 years ... quality and delivery of health care services to SCFHP members via medical oversight ... Services and Supports and Behavioral Health. In addition, she oversees the development and ...
(Date:1/15/2019)... MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. (PRWEB) , ... January 15, 2019 , ... ... is pleased to announce the opening of yet another office location for the thriving ... 94040. The new clinic is slated to open in mid-February and will offer the ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):