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Risk Factors for Cross-Addiction
in , on November 22, 2013

In the previous blog post, I discussed the concept of cross-addiction, also termed “addiction-transfer,” particularly as it might relate to patients who have undergone bariatric surgery. Alcohol and drug addictions, as well as other compulsive behaviors, are contraindications for bariatric surgery in patient eligibility screenings. While the concept of food addiction has been widely accepted
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