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What You Must Know About Bariatric Surgery

Bariatric surgery, also known as weight loss surgery, is a procedure through which obese people lose weight by reducing the stomach size with the help of a gastric band or by removing a portion of the stomach or by re-routing small intestines to a small stomach pouch. 639 more words

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22 Days Later...

This morning I ran over to Tyndall to the clinic because I have had a nagging cough for the past 11-12 weeks.  As well as not being able to sleep for the past 48 hours. 147 more words

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9 Days In

I have a question about the lap band that I cannot really seem to get any real honest answers on other than what Gwen, Julie (my nurse) and both Dr. 691 more words

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Additional Surgeries Common After Gastric Banding: Study

People who have undergone gastric band procedures to help them address obesity-related concerns may find themselves at higher risk for needing additional operations, a recent study concluded. 279 more words

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Weight Loss Surgery Products Results, But Demands Commitment

Weight loss surgery can produce tremendous results for people who are obese and are seeking ways to address this concern and the potential health problems that go along with it. 311 more words

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Dietary Guide To Follow Post Laparoscopic Gastric Banding

Laparoscopic gastric banding is a minimal invasive weight loss surgery option for morbidly obese patients. The procedure includes decreasing the size of the patient’s stomach, which makes them feel full sooner. 528 more words

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Gastric Balloon Versus Bariatric Surgery

People who are ready to address obesity medically will find a number of options are now available. While some procedures call for surgical intervention, others do not. 308 more words

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