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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I take Proglycem every day, and it will be lifelong. From my understanding, this is not a complication that was really researched until ...
I had serious health problems which kept me bedridden for two years, during which time I put on an additional 70 pounds. But I recover...
I keep reading about complications regardiong the fills , post op, getting back to eating foods. Is it really that terrible? Would you ...
I had the rouy n y (i know that's not how you spell it) I had it done 2011 I was 240 the day of surgery and I'm down to about 130ish! ...
What are the complications for having lap band removed? How long is this surgery? I have had the lap band for 2 years and have gained 2...
Hi, My uncle has obesity problem, he weighs 215 kg's approximately, He wants to have a Gastric Bypass Surgery or any other what doctors s...
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