Diabetes + Lap Band

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Does Lap-Band Work on Low BMI but Overweight People?

My BMI is 28, I am 5'3" and weigh 160 lbs. I have a high triglyceride. Both of my parents have type 2 diabetes. My doctor has told me I am at... READ MORE

LapBand for Diabetics? Is it Safe to Get in Mexico?

I have been reading that lapband has been helping alot of the diabetics. Is this what you all feel is happening? I also saw the price and I can only... READ MORE

Can Diabetes Complicate Lap Band Recovery?

Does type 1 diabetes cause problems recovering from bariatric surgery? Do most diabetics do well after the procedure? READ MORE

Can I get LapBand surgery with a BMI of 24-25?

I'm 25 years old, My BMI is 24.1, I am 168CM tall and weigh 68 kgs .My parents have diabetes. My dr has told me I am at high risk of getting diabetes... READ MORE

Would a Lap band be beneficial?

I have a BMI of 31 and both sides of my family have a history of diabetes and health related illnesses. My doctor had previously diagnosed me as... READ MORE

Diabetic on Insulin Pump, Considering Lap Band Surgery Questions?

I'm worried that I wont be able to drink enough water if I can only have a teaspoon size of water at a time. I'm also worried about my blood sugar... READ MORE

Would I be a candidate for the lap band with my condition? (Photo)

I am 30 yrs old, 5'2and weigh 185 lbs. I have been diagnosed with Hashimotos hypothyroid disease. I am border line diabetic and my cholesterol... READ MORE

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