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Strength & Conditioning Journal:
doi: 10.1519/SSC.0b013e3181d81c3b
Column: Special Populations

Personal Training Post-Bariatric Surgery Patients: The Surgery Basics and Exercise Benefits

Sorace, Paul MS, ACSM RCEP, CSCS*D1; LaFontaine, Tom PhD, ACSM RCEP, CSCS, NSCA-CPT2,3

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Abstract

BARIATRIC SURGERIES ARE VERY COMMON IN THE PRESENT DAY. DESPITE THE SIGNIFICANT WEIGHT LOSS THAT CAN RESULT FROM THESE PROCEDURES, REGULAR EXERCISE AND PHYSICAL ACTIVITY ARE CRITICAL FOR LONG-TERM WEIGHT LOSS AND PREVENTION OF WEIGHT REGAIN.

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