- HEALTH TRACKER
Adirondack Medical Center Support Group
(Saranac Lake, NY 12983)
Group Leader: karenhixson
87 Members | Started on May 27, 2009
For patients who have had weight loss surgery here or elsewhere, or patients who are considering weight loss surgery, led by health care professionals from a center of excellence for bariatric surgery.
Group Leader: Terrib
86 Members | Started on January 30, 2008
For ANYONE, pre-op or post-op, especially for WLS members located in Stark County, Ohio that wish to meet other members and to discuss goals, fears, or help to get back on track. Meetings to be held the third Wednesday of the month 6:30 p.m. to 800 p.m. at at JOHN KNOX CHURCH located at 5155 Eastlake St NW. North Canton, just south of Portage Rd. off Frank Ave. (Across from Stark State College)...
Tri-County WLS Group
(Waldorf, MD 20602)
Group Leader: reigns4me
82 Members | Started on January 2, 2008
It is up to me
(Lakeland / Winter Haven, FL 33880)
Group Leader: melcha
80 Members | Started on February 14, 2008
This central Florida support group has been established to provide a forum where we can reach out to each other for support and ideas to help us become successful in our journey to a healthier self. I know of several individuals who had had WLS in the Lakeland Winter Haven area however, I have not found a support group. It is my wish to establish a group that will have regular meetings to ass...
(Fredericksburg, VA 22405)
Group Leader: Jacqueline Thodos
79 Members | Started on January 2, 2008
The Obesity Freedom Support Group was founded in November 2006 to help support Weight Loss Surgery patients in Stafford, Fredericksburg and surrounding areas, as well as help their families to understand how they all need to change their eating habits. Jackie has had weight loss surgery in Feb 2006 and refers to herself as a work in progress. She understands the struggles and the successes it ...
(Chino Hills, CA 91709)
Group Leader: misleidy
75 Members | Started on January 2, 2008
This group was designed so that pre and post bariatric patients could get support in a confidential environment of friendship and trust and respond in kind to others when they need support. It is about family and involvement, not drifters and lurkers. We are all here because we want to participate on an active level and ultimately feel we want connection with an inspiring, wonderful group of wo...
Group Leader: Jandell
74 Members | Started on August 14, 2008
We're a fun group with members ranging from over 4 years post-op to pre-op. We discuss whatever is on your mind and we're here for you.
Group Leader: Sue Rodgers
73 Members | Started on March 25, 2008
Good friends getting together to talk........... and learn from each other!!!!
(East Meadow, NY 11801)
Group Leader: Rachelena
69 Members | Started on November 15, 2008
Long Island support group for post op and pre-op patients!
Durham Region Weight Loss Surgery Support Group
(Whitby, ON L1R 3A5)
Group Leader: investigator77
68 Members | Started on July 8, 2009
Support, and social events for people going through the process of having surgery. You can be at any stage: investigating your options; pre-surgery, or post-surgery. It's a great way to learn new things from others, as we are all different, and what works for one may not work for another. We are a fun and social group. Currently bi-weekly meetings are on Tuesday evenings at the Whitby Public L...