.Can limit the amount of food that can be eaten at a meal.
.Allows the body to adjust to its new, healthier set point.
.Food passes through the digestive tract in the usual order, allowing vitamins and nutrients to be fully absorbed into the body. This is the main advantage of sleeve over bypass.
.There is no malabsorption as vitamins, minerals and proteins are well absorbed.
.No post-operative adjustments are required.