With any surgery, there are side effects. Weight loss surgery is no different. There are side effects that happen after bariatric surgery that we are warned about prior to having the procedure. However, there are plenty of side effects that come as a surprise to many patients.
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There are some strange side effects after weight loss surgery. One of those strange and unexpected side effects is bad breath. It is more common in people with Gastric Bypass, but it can occur with any type of surgery. There are many different reasons why it happens such as dehydration, stasis of food within the stomach, and ketosis. It can be challenging to deal with bad breath after weight loss surgery because it really affects with your self-esteem.