Gastric Bypass

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Gastric bypass is a surgical procedure that permanently reroutes the digestive tract. It treats morbid obesity by shrinking stomach capacity and, by doing so, limiting a person's ability to overeat. LEARN MORE ›
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It's been about 3 1/2 years since my Laparoscopic Roux en y Gastric Bypass surgery. I lost my weight quickly and to date have lost a little over 100 lbs. I used to take quite a bit of medication and no longer do. I feel great and so far have had no problems. I only wish I would have had the... READ MORE

I'm scheduled for surgery in 13 days. I have dreamed of this day for most of my adult life. I honestly can't believe its right around the corner. I am scared and really really nervous, but looking forward to a "New Life". I look forward to being able to walk without feeling like my heart is... READ MORE

Well, I have decided to share a little about my gastric bypass experience. I was always overweight since I can remember... I was 180 at the age of 12 and the heaviest person in a weight watchers group full of 40+ women. By the time I was 18 I was 280 and hated every second of my 18 years of life... READ MORE

I'm has my surgery a year and a half ago; and it's the best decision ever made. I'm happy with my results; and full of life enjoying my new life! !! I can do so many things that I couldn't do before like zip linig; running with my son. But more important is that I and not the food control my... READ MORE

Dr. Paraglie was wonderful and so was his staff especially Flo. I wish I had done this sooner. My goal is another 40lbs! The process was easy. He gives you his cell phone number as well as his assistant's cell phone. If you have complications as I did due to not taking a certain med, he will... READ MORE

I am scheduled in 9 days (november 18th) I am getting married december 29th.. Aside from not being able to eat thanksgiving dinner, my fiaces bday gathering, my birthday (christmas eve) Christmas dinner, or my wedding... I'll READY for this surgery! I have been obese my whole life. and my... READ MORE

I was always fit in my youth, but after 2 c-sections, a back surgery and numerous other life issues I gained a lot of weight. I tried so many diets, but was never able to lose much or keep it off, even though I was always fairly active. I have been a roller figure skater for most of my adult... READ MORE

Scheduled for Gastric Bypass in 5days woo hoo lol, 250 5ft3, after 5 kids and 2 years of trying to lose weight from carrying twins. I tried every diet and diet pill you could imagine. I worked out and ate right, the weight would come off and come right back double, this was my last resort,... READ MORE

I consider it an honor to share my story with all of you. I have been heavy all of my life but never really realized just how heavy I was. Confidence was something that I always showed others even while on the inside I was dying... literally. Some say I took the easy way out... I say, Walk a day... READ MORE

I had Gastric Bypass at the age of 19, just over a year out of highschool. The day I went into surgery I weighed almost 350lbs. The smallest I have been since then has been 120lbs. I have gained some weight since then, going between 160-180lbs. Even with some of the complications I've had, I'll... READ MORE

My surgery is probably going to happen in November, haven't set the date yet. I have read almost every post on here and have found them very useful and inspiring. One question that I have is how you take vitamins, is it liquid or pills? I have been reading as much as possible on many websites... READ MORE

I had Gastric Bypass procedure on Oct 21, 2010 in Lake Charles, La at Women and Children's Hospital. My Surgeon was Keith Chung, MD. I was referred to him by Ft Polk Bayne Jones Community Hospital (BJACH) primary care provider. My Highest weight was 276# and my lowest weight after was 157#. I... READ MORE

My motivation was to better my health for for my kids.I lost 100 pounds.this has really change my life its has been a blessing now i have a lot of loose skin but I am almost to my goal. I am having a breast reducton on april 12 and 3 month after i am having a tummy tuck and panniculectomy I wish... READ MORE

I am just starting my process. This website has been so helpful. I so thankful for sharing your experience. I am so afraid and so hopeful at the same time. My health issues is what made up my mind to get the gastric by pass. I don't want to have to continue taking medication for the rest of... READ MORE

I had Gastric-Bypass and had a lot of extra skin, due to my weight loss (85lbs) I love my great new look and the down time after surgery wasn't so bad, was up moving around after 1 week. Dr. Klink saw me the day after surgery and on a regular basis until I was completely healed. Words cannot... READ MORE

Well, lets just say this chunky chick is never going back to being a chunky chick-- after having 2 daughters, both C section, i just got bigger and bigger and never could seem to loose weight-- I had tried and exhausted all avenues to weight loss- until i had a very useful gift given to me by my... READ MORE

I'm no youngster, and I'm certainly no stranger to the medical field! Yes, I'm a medical professional. I'm a Nurse. We are supposed to be the ones on the "other" side of the bed, providing the care, not receiving it! This was an experience of being on the patient's side, being the one... READ MORE

Hello everyone! My name is Ashlie and I am a 20 year old college student. I have had problems with my weight since I was about 11 years old. I am currently 232 lbs and wish to go down 100 lbs, or up to whatever I feel comfortable in. I've been wanting this for so long! Is it really worth it? Any... READ MORE

I've had a pleasureable experiance before, during, and after. I began a 6month preop with a Nutrionist and Excercise Physch and I learned alot on the appropriate food's, portion's during the different stage's along with the best excercise's to prepare me for my new chapter in life.Also Dr. Price... READ MORE

WHAT HAVE I GAINED FROM MY WEIGHT LOSS EXPERIENCE Before I can tell you what I gained when I lost I have to tell you what I lost when I gained.. I had a good childhood. I was on only child. My dad was in the Air Force and my mom was a housewife. Being a Southern family we had all the fried... READ MORE

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