Losing weight is one of the most difficult things to achieve. Having to exercise regularly and to follow a diet plan is not really that enticing to the many. Maintaining and regulating your weight takes a lot of effort and time. Lack of time sometimes discourages us to exercise. And sometimes, due to lack of motivation, it is seems tiring to work for the greater benefit of our health. To avoid gaining weight many resort to undergo weight loss surgery. Weight loss surgery is the easy way to achieve an optimal weight. This is very common to those who are obese as well as to those who really want to shed fats quickly. Despite all the advantages and benefits that weight loss surgery imposes you must beware of some of its downsides. Make sure to consider first the possible undesirable results enumerated and discussed below.
Skin Infection, etc.
Weight loss surgery drains fats in the body without restoring the skin’s pre-obesity tightness. If you are fat before and the fats are removed from the body without restoring the ratio or the balance of the skin to the body can basically lead to its excessiveness. Abnormally excessive skin remains especially in the hips, tummy, breasts, and the limbs. This can result to difficulty in maintaining proper hygiene which primarily causes skin infections, rashes, and other types of skin issues.
Development of Gallstone
It has been proven that a significant number of people who had weight loss surgery develops gallstone. Gallstone is basically a cholesterol-generated stone that situates in the gallbladder. Gallstone can cause intensive pain in the abdomen that also causes vomiting and nausea.
This is also one popular long-term dangers of undergoing weight loss surgery. Stomal stenosis is a complication that is caused by blockage of the stomach’s pouch which is connected to the small intestines. Stomal stenosis causes extensive vomiting as well as constipation.
Intolerance to Certain Types of Foods
Getting weight loss surgery causes that gastric band to slip out of its original spot that leads the stomach pouch to abnormally size-up. This causes to food intolerance. Your body will unable to process certain types of food, usually green vegetables and red meat.
There are rare cases of death due to unsuccessful weight loss surgeries. Just like other major kinds of surgery, weight loss surgery bears a relatively low risk of death. This can be because of the incompetence of the surgeon or the disability of your body to cope up with the changes.