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Diets Don’t Work, Why Bariatric Surgery Does!

January 21, 2019 · 0 comments

“Obesity is not a disease of overeating and lack of exercise.” I have used this line for years. Telling a patient that they should just eat right and exercise and everything will be fine is no different than telling the same patient to stretch to get taller. After all, obesity

Premier Protein - Chocolate Peanut Butter Protein Fudge

Chocolate Peanut Butter Protein Fudge with Premier Protein

January 17, 2019 · 0 comments

This post is sponsored by PREMIER PROTEIN®. Instead of a super sweet calorie-laden traditional fudge, make this Chocolate Peanut Butter Protein Fudge with PREMIER PROTEIN®.  It is a delicious alternative for your post-bariatric surgery lifestyle. We skip the condensed milk, most of the added sugars, and marshmallow creme. You won’t even need a

Nissen Fundoplication

What is a Nissen Fundoplication and the Connection With WLS?

January 16, 2019 · 0 comments

Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) is prevalent in North America. 1 in 5 people will complain of GERD/heartburn symptoms this number increases in the people who are obese. People describe a burning sensation deep to the sternum, acidic sensation in the mouth, foul-smelling breath, teeth decay/destruction, voice hoarseness, coughing/vomiting blood, weight

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Will Insurance Cover My Plastic Surgery After Massive Weight Loss?

January 10, 2019 · 0 comments

After a long struggle with weight control many people who successfully lose large amounts of weight whether by bariatric surgery, diet and exercise or a combination of both typically correct their medical problems. The long-term problem lies in the fact that where there once was a lot of subcutaneous tissues

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Before & After VSG with Amanda, losing 120 lbs!

January 8, 2019 · 0 comments

Why I Decided to Have WLS I struggled with my weight for my whole life. My struggle with weight loss began in Middle School as I was always heavier,  overweight or obese all through school. I constantly wanted to be skinny so I could fit in and not be made

Transformation After Bariatric Surgery

Willpower vs Enthusiasm for Transformation After Bariatric Surgery

January 7, 2019 · 0 comments

It’s Monday morning at 7 AM and you’re lying in bed scrolling through your social media newsfeeds desperately searching for that motivation that’ll get you off your butt and into the gym to achieve your goal for transformation after bariatric surgery. Kings of the Jungle? It seems like you’re sifting

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Considering Plastic Surgery? What To Expect, Look Forward To & Set Goals!

January 2, 2019 · 0 comments

Plastic surgery can have positive effects on your self-esteem, your physical well-being, and even your relationships or career. Many people who struggle with a lingering dissatisfaction about some aspect of their appearance find their solution, and satisfaction, in the plastic surgeon’s office. Plastic surgery is not always cosmetic – if

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