Bariatric / Weight Loss Surgery Community
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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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JujuroseMar 13
Lmr2424Jul 29, 2014
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By Lmr2424 Blank
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 Sewingsara
Has anyone suffering from weight gain as a result of medications for mental illness had lap band surgery? Our son ha...
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LilymagsAug 06
StarfyreNov 02, 2014
galavanderSep 06, 2014
Cassie6Aug 31, 2014
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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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FonzKayMar 03, 2014
FonzKayMar 03, 2014
AnitamohanFeb 28, 2014
Dr. Kokil Mathur Feb 25, 2014
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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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CRSeasideFeb 13
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By Hb11183 Blank
I am thinking really hard on doing weight loss surgery. I would really benifit from it for several reasons. I am 32 y...
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dolores555May 26, 2011
shawn600Jul 04, 2010
jp1220Feb 05, 2010
Teddybear09Apr 25, 2009
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By bg2614 Blank
I live in the central florida area and have gone to several doctors who recommend the surgery but also want $17000. ...
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By xmysticalmelodyx
Summary: History: RNY Gastric bypass and gallbladder removed over 5 years ago. Iron deficiency is common as well as ...
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By Nivedg
I've been through this gastric bypass surgery and was able to reduce my weight upto 40 Kilo and I am very happy for t...
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By Fahad2
Good day wonderful ppl Me and boyfriend have been trying to get pregnant since we lost our baby after 5 weeks of ...
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By Cecenicole21 Blank
Me and my fiancé have been trying to get pregnant for 10 months and still nothing. I have a irregular period but I st...
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mandi66Mar 09
mandi66Mar 09
mandi66Mar 09
mommy52Nov 30, 2014
Lmr2424Aug 13, 2014
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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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nonjudgeFeb 26
Texasgurl66Apr 22, 2012
garrettandelsasmomJan 09, 2012
lhb1979Dec 01, 2011
jillinacFeb 12, 2011
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By jamieleigh Blank
I am a 24 year old female who has been big all my life.I diet and exercise and nothing works. I can't afford insuranc...
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By pain50163 Blank
I want to know if anyone out there that has had this done had complications. I have a sharp epigastric pain? I am 7...
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By Ping9298 Blank
I have been approved for the roux en y gastric bypass operation but I am not sure that I can go through with it. I a...
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By swopex6 Blank
I am scheduled to have a sleeve gastrectomy, but am now very concerned about the removal of ghrelin.... I have a str...
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By ClaireyB72 Blank
Hi, I had my band fitted in May 2014 and since Aug 2014 have had approx 18 occasions of me visiting the A & E thinkin...
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txtrubluDec 21, 2014
Rosey205Mar 03, 2014
SpellingAddictJun 10, 2013
liz3800Jun 09, 2013
huntergirl87Apr 24, 2013
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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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junebug68Nov 10, 2014
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By melaniealbert1978 Blank
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 Nenita805 Blank
I would really appreciate some feedback. I am 32 years old. I have hypopituitarism and I'm one horomone replacemen...
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llatiolaisOct 01, 2014
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By courtckk Blank
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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