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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Has anyone had their lap band removed? I am thinking about doing that because after having my band for 3 years I have gained my weight b...
I live in the central florida area and have gone to several doctors who recommend the surgery but also want $17000. They say if I don't ...
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 anxiety about losing weig...
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 insurance and really need so...
Anybody have any good advice on how to avoid or what to take and when?
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. Even though the ba...
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