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Bariatric / Weight Loss Surgery Community
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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Hi everyone, I'm new to this forum. I'm wondering if anyone has gained a lot of weight during pregnancy? I had ...
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Hi, I am scheduled to have gastric bypass surgery. I cannot afford lap band. But I just researched different surgeries and there is the...
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For insurance purposes, I have my psychiatric evaluation, nutrition class, WLS seminar, blood labs and first visit to my surgeon. I have...
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Hello. My husband is being worked up for bariatric surgery. He is also an epileptic. Anyone out there who has had a roux n y bypass an...
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I am a diabetic and my chest is hurting and my left side is tingling can any body tell me what might be happening
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I am scheduled to meet surgeon next week for evaluation on bariatric surgery. I have a couple of small venous stasis ulcers. Do you think...
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I have been speaking with my doctor for a few months. I have stormed several message boards, most of the information is relatively useles...
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Hi... i had gastric by pass about a mnth back... Have lost about 6 kg in 15 days. Need to know what is the ideal weight one loses in this...
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Hi everyone. I am a female 28 years old and have gained a lot of weight since my drs turned me from hyperthyroid to hypo using radioactiv...
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Dr. Vera Ingrid Tarman, MD will be answering one question a day in our new Food Addiction Expert Forum. Food Addiction Expert Forum: ...
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I had my surgery over 2 years ago - it has been an overall prositive thing for me. I am dealing with the whole reflux thing now - reading...
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i HAVE 2 FRIENDS WHO HAVE UNDER GOINE THIS SURGERY LAP BAND A YEAR LATER BOTH HAVE GAINED THE WEIGHT BACK..
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I've just been diagnosed with polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS) and working on treatment. A little while ago, my doctor asked me to cons...
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I have heard of this surgery before. Like on television. But how much does it actually cost?
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My doctor asked us to consider gastric banding surgery as one of my weight loss options to help with my liver problems. I've been on ...
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Is complication quite common in Gastric band surgery for a woman of 30 years old, obese with type 2 diabetes? Is it done by key hole ?...
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I had the surgery back in mid November 2009. Since that date with some complications I have lost 70 pounds. I was in hopes to have lost m...
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I had my lapband surgery in June of 09. I have done great. I lost 105 pounds. But I had a fill two weeks ago and am having awful acid ...
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I am fed up of my overweight. I was suggested to get operated. Is this hospital good for me. I am giving the link of this hospital. http:...
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I had lapband surgery almost 2 yrs ago and I haven't been to have a fill in nearly 1yr. I don't want to travel 40 miles anymore and I wo...
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