During this pandemic, we have all looked a little closer at our health. While COVID-19 poses a threat to everyone, serious complications can be higher among people with certain health conditions, including obesity. In fact, patients with obesity are more likely to develop other conditions that raise the risk of COVID-19 complications. Here’s what you need to know about the COVID-19 risk and bariatric surgery.
If you are considering weight loss surgery and COVID-19 has put some doubts in your mind, you are not alone.