Endoscopic Intragastric : Balloon

It is a non surgical procedure to help lose weight who suffer from
obesity and morbid obesity. It is an endoscopic procedure, during
which a balloon is inserted in the stomach, occupying about half of
it. The balloon remains in the stomach for maximum of six months
and it is meant to increase the feeling of satiety and limit food
intake. Weight loss can lower your risk of potentially serious weightrelated health problems, such as:
• Heart disease and stroke
• High blood pressure
• Sleep apnea
• Type 2 diabetes