What is the ReShape Duo?

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The ReShape Duo is a non-surgical treatment for weight loss that is currently awaiting U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval. The device is a dual chamber balloon that occupies the existing space inside the stomach for six months. It serves as a built-in portion control device so that people feel full and satisfied after eating less food. It does not change or alter the natural anatomy of the stomach in any way and does not involve cutting or suturing the stomach. While the balloon is in the stomach, people work with dietitians and doctors to learn healthy habits that help them not only lose the weight but also maintain the weight loss beyond the treatment.

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Weight Loss Procedures and Surgeries

Weight Loss Procedures and Surgeries

Weight loss surgery procedures, including liposuction, gastric bypass, gastric botox and Lap Band surgery are viable options for those needing help with excessive weight loss. But they aren't without their risks. Weight loss surge...

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