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Why Laparoscopic Gastric Banding is regarded as Safest Gastric Surgery for Weight loss

Though we all regard obesity as a curse, and no matter how hard we try, there are certain condition where we cannot escape from it. It could be some disease like diabetes or thyroid related problems, side effects of some drugs or a lifestyle which we cannot change. 404 more words

Gastric Surgery For Weight Loss

Adjusting little by little

Well I am officially down 28 pounds. Currently I am losing around 2 pounds or more a day.  However I am still struggling with nausea and we finally figured out what was going on.  279 more words


Blood pressure, weight and swabs done!
Waiting for next person now :)

Just had ten vials of blood taken, with a trainee, but she couldn’t do it.. 162 more words

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Meet the Weight Loss Surgery Fellows

Fellows are physicians who are completing additional training in a specific type of medicine that they intend to practice once the fellowship is completed. Duke Minimally Invasive and Bariatric Surgery fellows are very involved in the care of our weight loss surgery patients while they are in the hospital and during follow-up visits in the clinic. 370 more words

Weight Loss Surgery

Time for a title change

Well since I have had my gastric bypass surgery it is only fair that I change my title.  I have been playing with a few in my head. 489 more words



I shall leave this here. More news soon..


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