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This patient support community is for discussions relating to bariatric surgery for weight loss (including gastric bypass surgery, lap band surgery, etc) complications, finding a surgeon, whether it is right for you, nutrition, recovery, risk, and pre- and post-op issues.

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Lmr2424Aug 13
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By leshad Blank
I had gasric bypass jn 2010 I went from 360 or 350 to 200 pounds. I went up to 260 now im at 231 currently. My anxie...
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junebug68Nov 10
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By melaniealbert1978
My doctor just sent a referral for me to have weight loss surgery. I know you need to be quit smoking before surgery ...
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By trishnhou Blank
Has anyone had their lap band removed? I am thinking about doing that because after having my band for 3 years I hav...
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By Nenita805
I would really appreciate some feedback. I am 32 years old. I have hypopituitarism and I'm one horomone replacemen...
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By courtckk
How am I supposed to consume 60 grams of protein and drink the water when I can't drink more than a sip at a time? I...
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By countrygirl50
Has anyone had trouble inputting food from the search menu?
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By Cassie6
Hi, I am a gastric bypass patient since 2011. I am suppose to get vitamin B12 shots every 3 months. I haven't had a s...
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By alicia1976
I started out at 286lb and before my pregnancy I was 110lb I lost 176lbs. Because of my severe problem with food hor...
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Lmr2424Jul 29
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By Lmr2424
I had my Roux en y gastric bypass surgery in 1999. I've been having medical problems ever since some serious some not...
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By countrygirl50
I had my surgery in 1999 and lost 175 lbs, I have put 60 lbs back on and can't seem to lose it, and I'm really wantin...
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By essexros53 Blank
I had my band removed 2 months ago after 2 yrs in as i couldn't eat anything and had bad heartburn and black vomiting...
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By Twinbanucci Blank
I am considering a gastric sleeve as I am overweight and unable to lose the weight despite exercise and diet attempts...
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By soliB
I'm 19 months post- sleeve and 8 weeks pregnant. I have gain 16lbs in the past 3 weeks. I'm nervous what will happen ...
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By rackesrn Blank
I am seeing many many questions and posts about having bands removed and eating around bands. I think it is very impo...
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By choldren Blank
I had my lap band put in August 2005, going on 9 years now, in Tijuana, MX. I went back 3 times to get fills which, l...
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By Abeautifull1 Blank
PLEASE HELP.... My 18 yr old daughter is 5 weeks post op gastric bypass surgery, she had a stricture dilation last we...
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chelan3Mar 10
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johnson55555Jul 21, 2013
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By chelan3 Blank
Hi everyone, I'm really at a crossroads and am having trouble deciding if I should have weight loss surgery or not. ...
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SamanthaMD04Sep 20, 2013
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DiJacAug 26, 2013
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By jacarter1983 Blank
I had gastric bypass in 2007, and I lost 100lbs but now, IM sick all the time horrible stomache cramps, usually on m...
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By pmc63 Blank
Anybody have any good advice on how to avoid or what to take and when?
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By zahidniz Blank
Hi, My uncle has obesity problem, he weighs 215 kg's approximately, He wants to have a Gastric Bypass Surgery or any ...
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