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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

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

Are there Safe Weight Loss Surgeries Today?

What are the safest procedures for loosing weight? READ MORE

Overweight, Extremely Active and Need Advice on Surgery for Tummy Area?

I have stopped smoking, drink little alcohol, and have lost around 6st. I'm extremely active I exercise 12-15 hours a week. I am also studying to be a... READ MORE

Payment Upfront for my Gastric Balloon Normal?

Hi there, ive booked a gastric balloon in Prague, they asked me to send flight detail etc then they sent me a invoice for full payment, im just... READ MORE

Bad Back: Lipo or Gastric Bypass? I Cannot Exercise.

I have had 2 spinal fusions in 3 yrs, gained 50lbs cuz I can't exercise. Still having back issues, still gaining weight. What would be my best options... 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

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

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

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

Best Weight Loss Surgery?

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

I'm 26 Yr I Have SLE Lupus I Weight 222 Lbs I'm 5'4 and I Was Denied on Having Gastric Surgery?

Im 222 lbs and a bmi of 38.1 have lupus for 5 yrs already and I was denied on having gastric/ Bariatric surgery because I don't have asthma, high... READ MORE

Weight Loss Surgery for 17 Year Old? (photo)

My daughter will be 18 in Dec, she finished hs a year early and wants to go to college this fall. Tricare has approved us for surgery but I can't find... READ MORE

Panniculectomy, Weight Loss Surgery or What Would be Best for Me? (photo)

I am in my early 20s. Beginning of last year i weighed 500 plus pounds i started dieting in middle of last year up until now. I have only lost 30... READ MORE

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