Bariatric Buddy



The Bariatric Buddy support group is a safe place for the bariatric population or those considering bariatric surgery, to go for support, acceptance, understanding, encouragement, empowerment and information.

The mission of this group also includes having a very active group, and forming lifelong friendships

We strongly desire and encourage participation from our members. That is how we can truly make an impact in others lives & our really being here for each other!

*** Patrece is a certified wls support group leader, a certified life coach, with additional bariatric specific coach training, a certified back on track facilitator, and an LPN.

General Information

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Group Created: May 5, 2009
Members: 3627
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Fast Track Weight Loss Surgery New To Group - I know it took me years to get here and God knows its taken years to try and loose but after failing and failing again I have decided to get surgery but my current insurance will p...
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New to group. Looking for support buddies in this - Hello, my name is Ashly Wegley. I am 22 (soon to be 23) and have struggled with my weight for practically my entire life. I have always struggled with my weight and got picked on a...
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Mar 2, 2015 - 7:00pm
@ Bariatric Buddy Chat Room
Mar 9, 2015 - 7:00pm
@ Bariatric Buddy Chat Room
Mar 10, 2015 - 6:30pm
@ St. Mary Corwin Hospital

Plateau Busters,...
May 25, 2010 3:03 am

Plateau Busters - Part 1
Eat the Right Nutrients at the Right Times

We hear it all the time—you changed your habits and lost weight steadily, but after awhile, that progress halted. You&rs...
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Diets high in...
April 21, 2010 7:07 am
A study says daily sugar intake can alter important blood fats. Whether the source is sugar cane or high fructose corn syrup, the ‘sugar effect’ persists.

April 20, 2010|By Karen Kaplan, ...
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Anti-Obesity Drugs...
March 30, 2010 3:16 pm
Anti-Obesity Drugs Unlikely to Provide Lasting Benefit, According to Scientists
ScienceDaily (Mar. 18, 2010) — Scientists at the University of Liverpool argue that anti-obesity drugs fail to pro...
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Patrece S.
Group Leader

Kathy B.
Co- Leader