body contouring surgery

3 Reasons WLS Post-Ops Consider Body Contouring After Weight Loss

September 1, 2022 · 0 comments

Patients who have undergone bariatric surgery frequently have skin that looks "deflated" in a number of areas, including the face, arms, breasts, belly, and thighs, especially those who have lost more than 100 pounds. It is typical to have drooping extra skin when a patient loses an extreme amount of

Bariatric Surgery-Aftercare

Four Reasons Not to Blow Off Bariatric Surgery Aftercare

August 31, 2022 · 0 comments

Over the last ten years, I have learned much about obesity, motivation, complacency, and self-love. On March 21, 2012, I had Bariatric Surgery, RNY, and my life changed forever. The biggest lesson has been, “You don’t know what you don’t know!” At the age of fifty-four, I accepted the fact that

OH2022 Saturday Sessions & Speakers

OH2022 Saturday Sessions & Speakers!

August 29, 2022 · 0 comments

We are excited to announce our Saturday sessions and speakers! Whether you're new to the ObesityHelp National Conferences or a repeat attendee, we can’t wait to see you at OH2022 in Costa Mesa, California on September 30th and October 1st!   You’ll absolutely love the OH2022 Saturday Sessions; they are jam-packed

Spicy Tuna Salad

Easy, Flavorful Spicy Tuna Salad

August 26, 2022 · 0 comments

If you like spicy tuna rolls at your favorite sushi hangout, you are going to love this easy and delicious spicy tuna salad recipe by Kristen McCaffrey of Slender Kitchen. This salad has all of the yummy flavors of your favorite spicy tuna roll but is made with canned tuna.

An Overview of Spatz3

An Overview of Spatz3-The World’s First Adjustable Gastric Balloon

August 25, 2022 · 0 comments

For people who are overweight, but either do not qualify for bariatric surgery or wish to pursue a less invasive approach, the Spatz3 adjustable gastric balloon is a great option. The balloon is saline filled and is inserted with an upper endoscopy under sedation. No incisions, general anesthesia, or a

weight bias and stigma

Weight Stigmas And Bias Are Everywhere!

August 22, 2022 · 0 comments

Weight stigmas and bias are everywhere. I'm not sure anyone can change someone else's views, but we can talk openly about it; hoping that communication will provide a better understanding of what it feels like. I’ve experienced being judged by others for my weight and then again for my first

Easy Protein Packed BLT Chicken Salad

Easy Protein Packed BLT Chicken Salad

August 19, 2022 · 0 comments

This delicious BLT chicken salad is a quick and healthy meal you must add to your menu! This high-protein recipe uses turkey bacon, pre-cooked chicken, avocado, tomato, and lettuce. A traditional BLT is bacon, lettuce, and tomatoes on bread. This sandwich is a favorite for so many people, including me!

Surgical Scars After Plastic Surgery

Minimizing the Appearance of Surgical Scars After Plastic Surgery

August 17, 2022 · 0 comments

You expect to have scars after reconstruction surgery following weight loss. However, there are ways at minimizing the appearance of surgical scars after plastic surgery. Plastic surgeons offer scar treatment that can help. You may find it reassuring to learn more about your options for scar revision and what you