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, in turn, a person's ability to overeat
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Average Price: $14,150

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Hello everyone I had Rny in 2010 at 25 years old. My start weight was 287 I now weigh 137 and have been maintaining my weight for a year and a half. My experience with my Rny is that it has been a life changing situation for me, I never would have imagine myself being able to do the things that... READ MORE

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The smile on my face today is more genuine when I look at myself in the mirror. I love being able to wear the same clothes as everyone else and actually enjoy going to the gym. I have lost over 120lbs and went from a size 26-28 to my current size of 14-16. Still losing and never felt better.... READ MORE

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In May of 2009 after 46 years of loosing my battle with obesity and almost my life, I changed my life in every way a life can be changed. I had Gastric Bypass surgery. Over the following year I dropped 113 pounds and have maintained that loss for years now!I had lost the weight many times... READ MORE

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I have always had wait problems and it is getting harder to do the things i love . My job is very physical and it too is getting hard on me . I have reached my highest weight ever at 349lbs . It's time to start injoying life . I have 3 boys I want to be around for,for a long time.It has been one... READ MORE

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In 2011, I weighed 540 lbs. with high blood pressure, high cholesterol, sleep apnea and pre-diabetic. I have lost over 300lbs in 2 years and n longer am threatened by my previous health conditions. Before I couldn't walk a city block without resting but now I have discovered a life where I eat... READ MORE

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At the age of 36, after giving birth to my second son, I found myself topping the scale at 355lbs, and feeling helpless and disgusted with myself. To this day I remember lying in bed at night, crying my eyes out, despising myself, and fantasizing about losing this horrendous weight. I was... READ MORE

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Many ladies born in an arena of bold, existing larger than life literally, are forced to somehow reconcile with the voice within that emphatically demands to exist as the person on the outside. After many years of trials, tribulations of living as a bug, Tall, women, in 2010 begins my journey... READ MORE

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Wish i had it many years back. In one year i have lost 54Kg and i get rid of many sicknesses i had such as Sleep apnea acid uric colesterol. I am eating now better than before but with out feeling hungry, and of course small quantities. I do sometimes feel little dizzy but not much... READ MORE

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I am 9 days from surgery amd going into my 3 rd week on OPTI FAST and I am afraid and nervous and a little bit tense I am really not sure what to expect. I am doing very well on the shakes I have lost approx 1 pd a day since I have been on the shakes I started out at 305 pounds. Even though... READ MORE

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December 2, 2011 I decided to change my life for the better! I started at 394 lbs and to date January 3rd 2013 I am down to 194! I change all my eating habits and exercise daily and am ready for my next journey. I needed to be healthy i was border line diabetic and now i am in the clear! I had... READ MORE

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My motivation? my kids, my health, my happiness.(I have sleep apnea). I've been considering Gastric Bypass for years but i was always too scared. I’m still a little nervous don’t get me wrong but it’s worth it . I’m currently 41 years old I weight 234, when I was younger I was about 160... READ MORE

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I had always been the "big" kid in our family. We all have emotional stuff from our past, I am no different. I was the "fixer", I just didn't know how to fix me... I had maintained 450lbs for several years; to me this was "normal". With in the course of 6 months my father-in-law(who I had been... READ MORE

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I Went to 2 Seminars of Doctor Sosa and I Want Him to Help to Became Happy, i was begging for medicaid and got share of cost for $1037 and i know medicaid is covering this surgery.so please if someone read this email and think you can help me i will be so happy.like everybody when they get over... READ MORE

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Started off weighing 292 Pounds. I was very small coming up and when I turned 18 I had my first child and that's when the weight crept up on me, my second child I went from 142 to 198 then my third child in 2007 I went from 230 to 278 pounds!! Also each pregnancy my kids weighed between 8... READ MORE

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I had gastric bypass in April of 2009 and I was 30 yrs. old when I had it done. Obesity ran heavily in my family. I was able to keep my weigh under control until I had my daughter at 25 and had issues with my thyroid. At that time I gained approximately 85 lbs. after having her within the first... READ MORE

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I had a RNY gastric bypass Sept 2010, and two years later I still think it was the best thing I have ever done. I went from 265lbs and 40+% body fat to 160lbs 20% fat! I feel great - no major complications, just lifestyle adjustments. I chose abdominoplasty after, as I had a pannus left, but... READ MORE

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My journey from first appointment to surgery was 8mos. I had BCBS insurance and had no problems with approval. It was approved the first time. I weighed 263 day of my surgery 3/29/10 and today I weigh 124. That's 139lbs and I'm still in wonder that I accomplished it. I had BP problems, knee... READ MORE

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I was thin for most of my childhood and teen years. I got pregnant at 17, had my baby at 18 and gave him up for adoption. After that point I went into a depression that lasted many years and my one constant was food. I quickly gained weight and just kept gaining. My food obsession got worse when... READ MORE

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Hello my name is Shelleen please feel free to follow my journey on YouTube. My starting weight was 247 pounds as of 5/29/12 I weighed in at 176 bringing my loss to 71 pounds in about 5 months. I will not be around the bush with you it was a rough start but i would do it all over again in a... READ MORE

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My husband didn't support me doing the surgery, but supported me... I weighed 244 and lost to 104. First year was rocky, due to the fact somehow I got a pin hole (found day after surgery) in my lower intestine, went in for emergency surgery to fix it. I was in ICU for 2 days and hospital for... READ MORE

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