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How Long to Wait After C-section to Have Bariatric Surgery?

It Has Been 5 Months and I Weight 288 Lbs. I develop gestational diabetes and had a 10 lbs 15 oz baby, my blood pressure is 150/100 and my PCP is very... READ MORE

Too Much Weight Loss and my Body Keeps Losing - Why?

I am a 37 y/o female. I weigh 147lbs at 5'11. I am almost 14 months post-op gastric bypass (lost 185 lbs) My surgeon told me I would lose 149 by... READ MORE

Gastric Bypass with Hernia Repair - Can It Be Done at the Same Time?

If not, how long should one wait if the hernia is painful and swollen? READ MORE

Can I Get Pregnant After Gastric Bypass Surgery?

I can't eat for two - I don't even eat for one. Will the dietary restrictions and vitamin supplements post-surgery affect my ability to get... READ MORE

Can I Have a Gastric Bypass Revision at the Same Time As the Ventral Hernia Repair?

I need to have ventral hernia repair and I am also contemplating revision surgery to reduce the size of my pouch back to where it was when I first had... READ MORE

How Much Weight Can I Feasibly Lose Without a Gastric Bypass?

I'm quite heavy (500 pounds) and have been thinking of having a gastric bypass, but it seems so drastic and final to me. Can I feasibly lose... READ MORE

Will I Have Blood Related Problems After Gastric Bypass Surgery

I am due to have gastric bypass surgery in 24 days and am worried. I have been advised that several years down the line I will experience blood... READ MORE

I am 64, female, 215 lbs, 5'3", with severe restless leg syndrome. Would weight loss help? (Photo)

I am miserable with my weight, restless leg syndrome, and hypertension. I have had two knee replacements on the right knee and feel my weight is... READ MORE

I am a 23yr female, who weighs 406 lbs, no serious health issues, Bypass or Sleeve ?

I want to get this weight off as quick as possible. I want to exercise and eat right and become healthier. I am stuck between the bypass and sleeve. I... READ MORE

Converting gastric sleeve to bypass - Have a substantial umbilical hernia: Is a combined surgery possible? (Photos)

In 2013, at approx 600lbs I had a Gastric Sleeve. I've lost over 200lbs since, however, I feel the sleeve has reached the end of it's capabilities. I... READ MORE

Behavior Changes After Gastric Bypass

One of my best friends for over 20 years got the procedure 6 years ago. I was always loyal and supportive to her no matter what she weighed. I was a... READ MORE

Can a Person with a Colostomy Have Any Form of Gastric Bypass Surgery?

I am a 42 year old African American female with a colostomy resulting from rectal cancer diagnosed in 2002, removed with surgery in 2003. I have a... READ MORE

California doctor recommendations for post-bariatric surgery (pro bono?)

I have lost over 130 pounds over the past 6 years. I eat healthier, take my vitamins, excercise everyday and nothing seems to help when it comes to... READ MORE

What to Expect from Gastric Bypass?

I am a 36 year old mother of 6. I love all my children and am proud that I gave birth to all of them but I hate what it has done to my body. I was... READ MORE

What's the Average Daily Amount of Calories for a Gastric Bypass Diet Plan?

Is this calculated based on gender and height? What would be the daily calories after surgery for a 5'7" female in her 30's? Is the expectation to... READ MORE

Is It Common to Still Have Diarrhea 5 Days After the Gastric Bypass

I was ok at first now I have diarrhea and a small pain in my sideI has my op on 05/10/11 READ MORE

Im looking at getting the gastric sleeve. Where should I start? I'm 5'7", 230 LBS with a BMI of 36 (Photo)

I'm 5'7 my weight is 230 pounds my BMI is 36.0 my age 27 ever since I was a young child I'v been big. I'v tried almost every thing to loss weight and... READ MORE

I Am a 23 Year Old Female Who Has PCOS and I Am Unable to Lose Weight Will I Be Considered?

I hear that most surgeons want you to lose weight before the surgery, well I have tried and tried and I cant lose weight I eat very healthy work out,... READ MORE

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