Gastric bypass surgery linked to bone loss from calcium, vitamin D deficiency
Posted Sep 23 2008 7:03am
Gastric bypass surgery for weight loss may be linked to deficiencies in calcium and vitamin D and bone loss, according to a new study accepted for publication in The Endocrine Society’s Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism (JCEM).
With the growing epidemic of obesity, many people are opting for surgical procedures to help promote weight loss. [...]