Laziness and inability to control eating habits result in weight gain. Gradual weight gain, then becomes the first step towards obesity, which is a health hazard. Obese people are willing to do anything about their weight as long as it does not involve them to move about or quit their junk eating habits.
Stomach stapling is one of the latest methods that can help people lose a significant amount of weight. It is in fact a surgical procedure which includes making a pouch in the stomach of individual using staples. This restricts food to enter the stomach of an individual and thus makes them lose weight forcibly.
Stomach stapling might make you lose about 5-10 pounds a month, but itís not without its share of side effects. In fact, there are a number of side effects of stomach stapling that most of the people who opt for this difficult procedure to go under the knife once again to correct its side effects.
Stomach stapling has both short term and long term side effects. Immediately after the procedure, short term side effects in the face of diarrhea, nausea, stomach problems, heartburn, vomits etc. Long term side effects of stomach stapling include strokes, vitamin, nutrition deficiency and can also prove to be fatal.
People think that no matter what they eat after stomach stapling, they wonít gain weight. This might be true, but it does not come without consequences. At times when people who have opted for the procedure, overeat (more than it is prescribed), the staples of the pouch might come off too. The coming of the staples deems an emergency medical situation and if not treated as soon as possible, it can also cause the death of the person.
Stomach stapling is an ideal procedure only for those who are grossly overweight. This is because those suffering from obesity necessarily needs to lose weight because of medical conditions. However, for those who can lose the fats and that extra flab by exercising and dieting, opting for stomach stapling is foolhardy. This is because stomach stapling is a very difficult and risky surgical procedure. It is also very expensive. Moreover, it forcibly reduces weight by making a person eat less and that isnít healthy at all. If weight loss can be achieved by gradual means of exercising and eating a balanced diet, stomach stapling would be something only an idiot would undertake.
Stomach stapling is a major operation. It requires a person to stay bedridden for a few weeks unless the he is capable of managing himself. Even after the surgery, there can be complications like ulcer formations, bleeding and also leakage of stomach fluids into other parts of the body amongst others. The individual having opted for stomach stapling might experience weakness as the procedure requires a person to eat less once its done.
All in all, stomach stapling should be opted by only those who are in an emergency to lose weight. For all others the ideal weight loss method is eating a properly balanced diet and exercising.