MyBariatricLife posted a discussion topic 5 years, 9 months ago
Pop Quiz: True or False, A diet rich in protein wi - TRUE According to Runner's World, when a person consumes any food, the body burns calories simply to digest and absorb the food, which increases your metabolic rate after yo...

MyBariatricLife posted a discussion topic 5 years, 9 months ago
A list of sites that sell compression garments - Medico International has the most reasonable prices that I have found http://www.medicointernational.com/ Wells Johnson has pretty good prices http://wellsgrp.com/index.php?...

MyBariatricLife posted a discussion topic 5 years, 9 months ago
6 weeks post Tummy Tuck - I've lost 5" from m - Hey everyone, I wanted to share the update on my abdominoplasty. I will be 6 weeks post op on Thursday and I've lost 5" on my waist and have gone down a pants size! I love my ne...

MyBariatricLife posted a discussion topic 5 years, 10 months ago
Advice on breast augmentation, please - Hi, I am pondering breast augmentation. I likely would need a lift, too. I would want saline implants and I am wondering with the many options from tear drop shape to round ...

MyBariatricLife posted a discussion topic 5 years, 10 months ago
Best practices roundup - What have been your keys - I am really wanting all of us to share our success tips so that we all can learn from each other. Please share! Do you still follow the pouch rules? What have been your key success...

MyBariatricLife posted a discussion topic 5 years, 10 months ago
A bulge has formed above my right hip at the incis - The best way I can describe it is a love handle. I do not have one on the left side of my body, and it was not previously there on the right side. Does anyone know what this is?

MyBariatricLife posted a discussion topic 5 years, 10 months ago
Has anyone had laser lipo? - I read a little about it. Apparently it is a fairly new technique and the laser melts fat cells. Has anyone tried this and if so what were your results?

MyBariatricLife posted a discussion topic 5 years, 10 months ago
Have you had lymphatic massage? If so, what was yo - I am wondering if lymphatic massage will help to reduce swelling or if it is just hooey. If you have had it, please let me k ow what your experience was like. It seems like it can ...

MyBariatricLife posted a discussion topic 5 years, 10 months ago
My experience with tummy tuck after weight loss su -   Hi everyone, I had my TT on April 18, 2013, about 10-yrs after my gastric bypass. I kept a detailed journal of my experience beginning the night of my surgery so that ...

MyBariatricLife posted a discussion topic 5 years, 10 months ago
Tummy tuck after gastric bypass -   Hi everyone, I had my TT on April 18, 2013, about 10-yrs after my gastric bypass. I kept a detailed journal of my experience beginning the night of my surgery so that ...

MyBariatricLife posted a discussion topic 5 years, 10 months ago
Missing my flat tummy... will this swelling really - I am 3 weeks post op form my tummy tuck and in swell hell. I feel like I am carrying a heavy bag of water in the lower center of my body, pooling in my lower abdomen and pubic m...

MyBariatricLife posted a discussion topic 5 years, 10 months ago
Things you want to know about a tummy tuck - Hi everyone, I had my TT on April 18, 2013. I kept a detailed journal of my experience beginning the night of my surgery so that I could share my first hand experience in gr...

MyBariatricLife posted a discussion topic 5 years, 10 months ago
Sex after TT/LBL in which pubic mound was fixed - So, we're all friends here, right? LOL I have a rather personal question. I would really like to know if the ladies that have had their mons pubis fixed have noticed a differenc...

MyBariatricLife posted a discussion topic 5 years, 10 months ago
Study Shows a 'Tummy Tuck' Procedure May Help Pati -   Most Overweight Patients Show Lasting Weight Loss One Year after Abdominoplasty Undergoing abdominoplasty ("tummy tuck") may lead to significant and lasting weight ...

MyBariatricLife posted a discussion topic 5 years, 10 months ago
Is this amount of swelling normal after a TT? - I just wanted to check in for some advice. i had a tummy tuck recently and the drains were removed last Thursday. Since yesterday the swelling has gotten worse. I cannot button my...

MyBariatricLife posted a discussion topic 5 years, 11 months ago
What was your experience post TT - I had a TT on Thursday with Dr Capella. I realize that each physician has their protocol for after care and that each person heals differently. So I would really like to hear ab...

MyBariatricLife posted a discussion topic 5 years, 11 months ago
Having TT tomorrow and could use reassurance pleas - Hello, I have waited so long to get a TT... I have thought about it for a few years... And now the day is finally here. I am having it done tomorrow with Dr Capella. I have put ...

MyBariatricLife posted a discussion topic 5 years, 11 months ago
Heal faster - What will help me to heal faster after my TT?

MyBariatricLife posted a discussion topic 5 years, 11 months ago
TT on Thursday, looking for advice and tips - I am super excited to be having my tummy tuck on Thursday. I only had my surgery consult with the PS on Wednesday. So it is happening very fast. I surely could use the insirs ad...

MyBariatricLife posted a discussion topic 5 years, 11 months ago
Twin lab Bariatric Support - Has anyone tried or read any reviews of the Twinlab Bariatric Support line of supplements? The prices look good. I have always used regular vitamins but thought I might switch t...

MyBariatricLife posted a discussion topic 5 years, 12 months ago
15 Smart Shopping Tips to Make Healthy Food Choice -   I felt as though I had been reborn after my gastric bypass weight loss surgery. Indeed, many a times I felt as a child trying to master a new skill as I tried to learn to ...

MyBariatricLife posted a discussion topic 5 years, 12 months ago
Interview with Colleen Cook - All of you must have read her book, the Success Habits of Weight Loss Surgery Patients. I sure did! Well, do you want to know what her journey has been like, going from morbidly...

MyBariatricLife posted a discussion topic 6 years, 1 month ago
DO. NOT. USE. ASPARTAME. please read this... - Do you use aspartame (NutraSweet, Equal, etc) in an effort to reduce calories and lose weight? The fact is, Aspartame makes you crave carbohydrates and eat more food resulting i...

MyBariatricLife posted a discussion topic 6 years, 1 month ago
Our Food is Killing Us - I just published an article on HealthCentral that discusses reversing the obesity epidemic.  Obesity is the most pressing public health issue facing America today. It has re...

MyBariatricLife posted a discussion topic 6 years, 1 month ago
#ChildObesity Tweet Chat - I just want to let you know that there is a #ChildObesity Tweet Chat every Monday at 9pm ET on Twitter. It is a nice opportunity to connect with other people concerned about chi...
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