5 Issues That Can Sabotage WLS

November 25, 2012 · 0 comments

Most of us who work with weight loss patients know little about what makes a “successful long-term weight loss patient.” We do, however, know of several things that should be dealt with prior to surgery. In fact...if the patient can be candid enough during the psychological evaluation, most of these

OH Atlanta & Bariatric Bad Girls = Fun, Fun, Fun!

November 21, 2012 · 0 comments

OH Atlanta & Bariatric Bad Girls = Fun, Fun, Fun! An OH staff member recently sent me a link to a great blog written by Nicole Bullock who attended the ObesityHelp conference in Atlanta, Georgia last month.  Unfortunately, I was not able to attend the event but after reading Nicole's

Support: Thank You Family And Friends!

November 21, 2012 · 0 comments

THANK YOU FAMILY AND FRIENDS! We asked OH Members, “Which family member would you like to thank for supporting you in your WLS journey?” Here are just a few of the responses we received. I would like to thank my husband George for being my number one supporter in my

Just For The Fun Of It!

November 21, 2012 · 0 comments

JUST FOR THE FUN OF IT! Did you know? No word in the English language rhymes with “month.” The average person will spend two weeks over their lifetime waiting for the traffic light to change. George Washington had no formal education and was the only president elected unanimously. It takes

Obesity Advocates: Thank You For Your Support!

November 19, 2012 · 0 comments

We would like to say thank you to the Bariatric and Plastic Surgery Professionals who are currently sponsoring our ObesityHelp community and advocacy outreach missions. Each month, we will feature a few of our sponsors. Please join us in thanking the following professionals for their commitment to supporting the fight

OH Magazine Announces Digital Transition

November 19, 2012 · 0 comments

OH Magazine Announces Digital Transition Dear OH Magazine Subscribers and Readers, Since July of 2003, OH Magazine has been an important resource for the weight loss surgery community.  Throughout the years, we have shared your weight loss journeys, before and after photos, funny post-op moments, recipes, the latest in bariatrics

Featured Blogger: Wheeee! Puree Baybay!

November 16, 2012 · 0 comments

Featured Blogger: Wrapdiva Wheeee! Puree Baybay! Mmmm...nothing beats mushed up food from the blender!! One more small step towards normalcy. I started pureed food yesterday & I was ready...like WHOA!! All week I have been dreaming of fat free refried beans with melted cheese & a little dollop of Daisy!

Thanksgiving In A Cup Recipe & More Holiday Recipes!

November 15, 2012 · 0 comments

Happy Thanksgiving to you and your family!  Here are three delicious recipes you might want to try at your holiday celebration.  Enjoy! Thanksgiving in a Cup Makes: about 16 8-oz cups Don't just think turkey, dressing, corn...think pumpkin pie and all the flavors that go with winter! The best part