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Lap Band, Bypass And Other Weight Loss Surgery Question About Diet?

How many times have you tried dieting? How long did you succeed? You may be one of those who can do that, but for most people (both morbidly obese and just over-weight) they can do it for a while, but then fall back into the bad habits.
I was that way.
I have gone from 285 (at 6'3") to 490, back down to 380 and back up again, over and over again over the last ...


Has Anybody Seen Dr. Snyder In Denver For Bariatric Surgery?

Hi there,

This isn't a direct answer to your question but i hope its helpful

I had Gastric Bypass Surgery in the UK in Leeds in October 2001, my was the barbiatric system a small stomach pouch

I weighed 120kg at the time and fell to 62kg.


The banding system is meant to be more effective than the system I went through and also they do key ...
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How Much Does Lap Band Surgery Cost And Is It Effective?

Gastric Bypass Surgery/gastrectomy/lapband (all types of weight loss surgery) is very cheap in India.There is one company that is very famous in India that arranges obesity surgery for foreigners in India.They are called the Forerunners Healthcare.I read a lot about them in the Newspapers and about their patient stories.

I have also read that they arrange financing for american and canadian patients as obesity surgery is not covered by insurance.They also have photos ...
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Does Anyone Have Any Good Or Bad Comments About The Lap Band Surgery??????

I've had the Lap Band for about one year now.


The good is that it has helped me lose about 50 pounds in the 11 months since my surgery.
I have seen a dramatic improvement in my mobility and ability to move.
I used to get short of breath just walking out to my car in the parking lot, and now I have so much more energy, that I amaze myself to ...


Lap Band Sugery Anyone?

I work for Weight Loss Surgical Center. We have nine clinics throughout the Midwest, so if you're in the area you should check us out. We have locations in Nebraska, Iowa, Kansas and Missouri.

If you're not in our range, check out the surgeon locator on lapband.com, and they will find surgeons in your area.

As for insurance, your coverage depends entirely on your plan. A good gastric band clinic will ...
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Lap Band Surgery?

my sister got the surgery last may and it cost 16,000 from a clinic in Toronto. She is very happy she has had the surgery. She has lost 100lbs in a yr and half. But it is very hard on her blood sugars and I'm not should it is a good decision when your sister has sugar problems all ready. Sometimes she cant eat for days.
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How Long Does It Take For The Swelling To Go Down?

About a week - its a normal thing for the hand to get a bit swollen. Just cover any open spots where the IV's were inserted, and massage your hand with some cream a couple of times a day - this will remove the fluid build-up.Good luck with your band !
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Will Humana Or Medicare Pay For Lap Band Surgery?

I am only 57 yet, as a widow, I get regular social security disability from my late husband's social security.
I am morbidly obese and am an extremely high risk for heart attack or stroke, which could cost medicare a lot more, not including what state medicaid benefits and SSI paid out for three week long hospital stays for severe cellulitis of my stomach skin and a resulting internal infection over four years, two types ...
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Partners/ Spouses Of Lap Band Surgery Patients?

Hi All,

My husband wants lap band surgery. He could stand to lose at least 100 pounds. I think he may be the type that will benefit from this since he has shown very little control over his consumption of any kind for the 25 years we've been married.


Obviously, I am weary of the total change this is going to have on our lives. However, I read a lot of ...
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I Am Trying To Find "byte" Who Has A Forum Re: Bariatric, Lap Band Surgery. Any Ideas How To Contact Byte?

Weight loss surgery-like gastric bypass /lap band surgery / stomach stapling and gastrectomy have become very common and very safe now. My cousin got her Roux-en-Y gastric bypass surgery in India. She has lost more than 65 lbs in 5 months and is very happy with the results. The price for obesity surgery is very less in India. My cousin just paid 25% of the cost she was quoted in America. She got her surgery ...


 

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