A growing body of evidence confirms bariatric surgery as an invaluable intervention for weight loss patients. However, the decision to pursue bariatric surgery is only one part of the equation.
Also essential: Adopting lifelong healthy behaviors following surgery. The relevance of this cannot be overstated — especially given that as many as 50 percent of people regain weight two years or more after the procedure, according to the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery.
It’s imperative to understand how to improve adherence to weight loss behaviors, according to research published in Patience Preference and Adherence.
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