Surgery + Weight Loss Q&A
Between June 2010 and December 2010 I had 3 major abdominal surgeries for bowel cancer. I am 29 years old and I found since the surgery that I cannot... READ MORE
I weigh 200 lbs/5'9" & don't meet usual criteria for bariatric surgery. Am I taking unnecessary risks by having surgery?
I am 19 years old, almost 300 pounds & am 5'9; wondering what I would qualify for weight loss surgery?
I have already lost 89 pounds - My start weight before Gastric Bypass was 359, I am now 270 and stopped losing. I still want to lose 80 more pounds.... READ MORE
I am in the process of losing a considerable amount of weight, I know all of my skin will sag, I am 58 and really want to look bloody fantastic as I... READ MORE
Back in 2006, I had two surgeries to repair my ventral hernia––partial and full mesh at Wilford Hall Medical Center, San Antonio, TX. My... READ MORE
How often do people lose their hair after they have bariatric surgery? READ MORE
I am about to have surgery on my Posterior tibial tendion and my heel realigned. I have been at home for 3 months hoping that it would heal with the... READ MORE
Why be willing to cut portions of my GI tract out surgically, then say I'm too high risk for an Apronectomy for back pain
I gained a lot of weight that I've never had before (5'5" &130lbs normally since I was 13-late 20's) due to an SSRI causing PCOS. The massive weight... READ MORE
Will weight loss in areas not included in my procedure be easier to lose post-surgery (NOT referring to metabolism)?
I understand surgery will not impact the rate at which my body metabolizes food/fat. However, am I correct in assuming that if I exercise more... READ MORE