Dr. Babaei Discusses Health Risks Posed by Shapewear Undergarments

Dr. Arash Babaei (Medicine – Gastroenterology/Hepatology) discusses risks posed by shapewear, a new undergarment that constrains the body and changes an individual’s shape. Dr. Babaei said that by wearing a size too small or for extended periods of time can increase intragastric pressure, cause reflux problems, and increase risk of blood clots.

http://www.cbs58.com/news/local-news/Shapewear-Misconceptions-A-Bottom-Line-Report-246989541.html

CBS 58 News, February 24, 2014

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