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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

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

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

What Are my Best Options for Obtaining a More Desirable Figure Other then Diet and Exercise? (photo)

I'm 18 years old at 5'8 and 200 pounds. I have a healthy diet and am a vegetarian, i do yoga every now and then and i walk almost everywhere.... READ MORE

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