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: 3614
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Anyone from Michigan and going through Medicare? - Hello anyone here from Michigan? Also using Medicare for your primary Insurance if so can you tell me how quick your whole process was? 
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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