Losing weight can be a long and sometimes difficult process. When it seems that all else has failed, people are finding that weight-loss surgery is a viable option.
One of the most popular forms of gastric banding is the Lap Band System. The lap band is a device that is placed around the stomach to reduce its size, making it difficult for a person to over eat. The procedure is minimally-invasive and the device can be adjusted and removed if necessary.