OH2018 Friday Sessions & Speakers!

Announcing the OH2018 Friday Sessions & Speakers We are thrilled to announce the OH2018 Friday Sessions & Speakers! Whether you're new to the ObesityHelp National Conferences or a repeat attendee, there will be sessions and activities right up your alley. We're kicking off Friday morning...

How Trauma Past and Present Can Sabotage Your WLS Success

Trauma describes a person’s emotional reaction to a significantly threatening or devastating event. ...

Before & After VSG with Cathy H., losing 147 pounds!

Why I Decided To Have WLS I was overweight my entire life--chubby baby, chubby adolescent, chubby t...
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  • New surgery date

    jvbrn97

    My surgery has been moved closer by 1 week!  Now scheduled for June 1.  Will turn 68 years old 52 days following surgery.  I never dreamed I would be this close to my goal.  I think I am con...

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  • Dr Liza Pompa

    MamaMermaid00

    Hi everyone!  I am doing research on Dr Liza Maria Pompa and I don’t see any candid reviews of her on YouTube. Have any of you had a VSG done by her? What was your experience? Thanks...

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  • Re-Sleeve Scheduled 5/18/18

    Dawn_2018

    Hello all! Can anyone let me know their weight loss results after being re-sleeved? My original sleeve was done in March 2009.  I’ve now had a re-gain of 70lbs.   Thanks in advance for your ...

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  • GERD after gastric sleeve?

    MamaMermaid00

    Hello!  So, I am considering a gastric sleeve to get my weight under control with a low BMI of about 31-32. I struggle every day to maintain my weight where it is and obesity runs in my fami...

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  • T-0: Journey has officially begun!

    Scary.Airy

    Okay so let me start off with this; I struggle with the term "journey" being used all. the. time. when I read WLS blogs etc. It always seems overused, and I used to thing it was kind of corn...

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  • 2nd Month of 6 Month Program

    NCMTNEER13

    I had my 2nd appointment with Dr. Tomcho today, who is overseeing my medically supervised 6 month pre-op weight management program. I also did a resting metabolic rate (RMR) test today. No s...

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  • Week One of Many

    TracyH968

    This week is the start of my journey.    April 10 - I went to my first seminar / meeting on Tuesday April 10.    April 11 - I filled out  my doctor's paperwork and submitted it (nervously) t...

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  • RMR Test Tomorrow....What does that mean?

    NCMTNEER13

    I have a RMR (Resting Metabolic Rate) test tomorrow. So I'm in the 24 hour window of no exercise, no medications, no vitamins, no alcohol, and no caffeine. After 8 PM it will be no food or l...

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  • Ugh...Food

    AvsChic18

    Well. I am 10 weeks post Op. I currently have a kidney stone, yea. I have not been having regular bowel movements... thanks pain pills and I have not been able to eat much. I am hungry, but ...

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  • After Surgery

    laurallynn13

    Well, I am almost 1 week out! Weight is falling off at the moment... and I am getting ready for my wedding. I already went down 2 dress sizes so I had to exchange my dress for a smaller size...

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