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Weight Loss Option for a 22 Year Old?

I have been trying to lose weight for about 4 years now and can't seem to get the last 80 lbs off that I want lose. I've considered... READ MORE

Best Way to Achieve Massive Weight Loss? Lose 100lbs

My husband is 30 years old and needs to lose over 100lbs (5'10" ~300lbs) in order to be healthy (i.e. high blood pressure, sleep apnea, high... READ MORE

What Options Are Available Besides Bariatric Surgery?

I am a 43-year-old female, 180 lbs, BMI30, no health problems. I have been exercising at least 5 days a week for over a year and have not lost weight.... READ MORE

How Long Should I Wait After my Bariatric Surgery Before I Get Plastic Surgery?

I know that I'm going to need plastic surgery to remove a lot of excess skin. How long should I wait before I get this done? READ MORE

Gastric Balloon - Is a Numbing Spray Better Than Sedation?

I will be having a gastric balloon inserted into my stomach in 1 months time. This will be followed by a gastric bypass in 6 months time. I have... READ MORE

Will my Type 2 Diabetes Go into Remission After Weight Loss Surgery?

How often do people have successful remission of diabetes when they lose weight? READ MORE

Are there Safe Weight Loss Surgeries Today?

What are the safest procedures for loosing weight? READ MORE

Do I Need to Buy Special Weight Management Foods After my Bariatric Surgery?

Are there special foods I need to buy or particular weight management brands? READ MORE

Age 62, 213lb - Best Procedure to Reduce Weight and Fat?

I am 62 years and overweight (97 kgs). My height is 5 feet and 5 inches only. Is there any medicines to reduce this overweight. I walk everyday for 20... READ MORE

If my BMI is 40.3 and "Healthy" Why Wouldn't Surgery Be Considered to Help Me Lose Weight?

I am 31 years old done having children, I'm 5 feet 3 inches and weigh 235. I have had weight issuses since I can remember, my highest 250 and my... READ MORE

Should I Try Weight Loss Drugs Before Considering Bariatric Surgery?

I have heard of one surgeon who requires his patients to try diet drugs (like Xenical) before he will operate. Is this the norm / recommended? READ MORE

Best Weight Loss Surgery?

How do doctors determine which surgery is the best for their patients? READ MORE

I Want to Have Weight Loss Surgery But, my Insurance Won't Pay Anything. Is There Anything Else I Can Do?

I am 5'6" and weigh 320lbs. My work insurance won't pay anything and I cannot afford to pay cash. I looked into financing but can't... READ MORE

Bariatrics: Non-surgical Options

What other options are there if I don't want to go under the knife but I'm serious about losing weight? READ MORE

What Qualifications Should a Bariatric Doctor Have?

My friend had a bad breast aug. experience with a plastic surgeon who wasn't board certified. I want to avoid this if possible with my surgery.... READ MORE

When Diet Guidelines Are Not Followed After Weight Loss Surgery, Will Ulcers Occur?

How difficult is it to get a healthy stomach again after ulcers following weight loss surgery? Are certain people more likely to get ulcers even they... READ MORE

Can Weight Loss Cure Diabetes?

Is there any truth to the claim that the weight loss surgeries can cause a cure for Type 2 diabetes or is this just a myth? Have there been studies... READ MORE

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