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23 y/o, 135lbs, BMI of 40.3, 6" tall. Do I qualify for gastric bypass surgery? Would you advise weight loss surgery? (Photo)

I would like to know if I qualify for gastric bypass surgery as I am on a mission to completely transforming my entire body. I used to be slim but... READ MORE

Gastric Bypass and Diabetes

Recently read that Gastric Bypass surgery can often reverse Diabetes, is that true? READ MORE

Diabetes Type 2 and Bariatric Surgery?

What are the risks for bariatric surgery with diabetes type 2? READ MORE

Am I too obese (480 lbs 5 ft 9 inches tall) to have gastric bypass surgery?

I am currently 27 years old and heart disease runs in my family. I have tried the Insanity workout program since January 1st 2014 and I only lost... READ MORE

How do I know if I qualify for weight loss surgery ? (Photo)

I'm 35 years old with a bmi of 38. I have hypothyroidism , major depressive disorder, mthfr and a family history of heat disease , obesity , diabetes.... READ MORE

Torn - Which one Gastric bypass or Sleeve?

I thought I had my mind made up for gastric bypass. My surgeons office called today to inform me that they had received my final approval for gastric... READ MORE

20 years old with a BMI of I qualified? (Photo)

I have tried many things, and have been struggling all my life with my weight. I will go through times where I can be be active and loose a little... READ MORE

Does gastric bypass surgery help with diabetes and high blood pressure?

How does gastric bypass help with diabetes and high blood pressure? READ MORE

Is gastric bypass surgery necessary for my Hernia Repair?

I'm a 215 lb diabetic with a ventral hernia. I'm one week pre-op to have it repaired and the doctors want to perform a Gastric Bypass Surgery with the... READ MORE

Does the Gastric bypass or the sleeve help with diabetes?

I was wondering which procedures such better for people that suffer from type II diabetes? And is there more complications with excessive bleeding... READ MORE

Am I able to get gastric bypass , lap and or sleeve?

Diabetes , obesity Runs in my family . It's hard for my weight to come off even though I am Very active with dance & jogging . It seems I'm getting... READ MORE

What procedure would be better for me, gastric bypass or the vertical sleeve?

I'm a 26 year old female. I was recently diagnosed with PCOS. I'm also borderline diabetic and at risk for high blood pressure and cholesterol. I've... READ MORE

Do I qualify for Gastric Bypass surgery?

I am 29 years old 5'3 and weight 208 pounds, I am pre diabetic, also struggled with eating disorder! I used to be anorexic and now I seem to over eat... READ MORE

My Doctors Told Me I Need Bariatric Surgery to Survive. Need Help?

I Live in Avon Park Florida. My Lung Dr and my Primary Care Dr Both Have Told Me I Need the Bariatric Surgery to Survive. my Lungs are bad from copd.... READ MORE

Am I Too Young for a Gastric Bypass?

I will be 16 years old in October, I live in Canada, I have Diabetes type 2 and my BMI is 43.8 (130.5kg/288lbs and 173cm/5 ft 7 in.) I have a lot of... READ MORE

Has Type II Diabetes, Copd, Muscles Hurt, Had Heart Bypass in 4/2011; Will GB Help Me Avoid Dialysis?

63 yrs old male; Nephrologist said that I will be on dialysis soon; that diabetes, heart & breathing problems,& being overweight (270 lbs at... READ MORE

I'm 28 and 280lbs. What is it that does not qualify me for gastric bypass surgery and insured by kaiser? (photos)

Gone to my Dr & complained about several struggles; lower back pain, knee and leg pain, & running out of breath. Diabetes in my family& high blood... READ MORE

I am 74 years old with diabetes. Is it safe to have bariatric surgery? I am considering gastric bipass. (photos)

I have completed all the required classes, tests, blood work and psychology tests and interviews. Now I should be ready for the surgery but my family... READ MORE

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