Do Lap-Band Surgeries Promote Fake Fitness?

One thing I will never understand is how people can mutilate themselves for vanity. I know there are some people out there that may truly benefit from laparoscopic gastric banding, but a large portion of them do it to “look good.” Although you’ll lose weight by decreasing your food intake thanks to lap-band surgeries, is it really associated with optimal fitness? In reality, it could be just as problematic for you in terms of nutritional intake and exercise.

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