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General Discussion


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Before Weight Loss SurgeryTopicsPostsLast updated
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General


This section is for general questions about the gastric bypass, Lap Band, and vertical sleeve gastrectomy, as well the pre and post-operative processes.
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Doctors and Hospitals


Share your experiences about your weight loss surgeon and hospital, as well as feedback on their seminars, pre/post-operative programs, and staff.
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Financials


Insurance and financing for gastric bypass, Lap Band, and the vertical sleeve gastrectomy can be a complicated process. Share or ask questions about your insurance and financing plan, as well as doctor fees and the cost of your weight loss surgery. And fi
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Weight Loss SurgeryTopicsPostsLast updated
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Gastric Bypass


The gastric bypass forums are intended to create a targeted discussion area for the RNY gastric bypass procedure. Feel free to discuss pre or post-operative topics, ask questions, or share concerns.
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Lap Band


The Lap Band forums are a targeted area to discuss all angles of the Lap Band or adjustable gastric banding procedure. Feel free to discuss pre or post-operative issues, Lap Band fills and doctors, pricing, complications, etc.
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Vertical Sleeve Gastrectomy


The vertical sleeve gastrectomy forums are a place to discuss the newly popular vertical sleeve gastrectomy surgery. The vertical sleeve is the removal of 85% of the stomach, but without rearrangement of the intestines. Ask questions about the surgery and
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Revisions


Weight loss surgery revisions are typically performed because of weight regain, complications resulting from the weight loss surgery procedure, or a reversal of the procedure altogether.
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Emotional Support


Weight loss surgery is an emotional process. Relationships with friends and family change, and some struggle with physical changes happening to their body. This forum is a place for you to reach out to other members - whether there are others in need, or
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Buddies, Friends, and Family Members


This is where buddies, friends, and family members of gastric bypass, lap band, and vertical sleeve gastrectomy patients can ask questions and communicate with others.
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Relationships


Weight loss surgery is a life-changing process, not just physically, but emotionally as well. Use this forum to discuss changes, problems, or developments in your relationships.
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Personal Stories


Every person struggling with obesity or who has had weight loss surgery has a unique experience and story. Some stories are inspirational, some are emotional, and others are painful. Share your weight loss surgery story with the rest of the community and
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Diet/NutritionTopicsPostsLast updated
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Recipes


Proper nutrition is important to the long-term success of weight loss surgery. While gastric bypass, Lap Band, and vertical sleeve limits the amount and types of food you consume, that doesn't mean the food can't be delicious! Post your favorite WLS recip
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Vitamins, Supplements, and Protein Drinks


Ask questions or post reviews about vitamins, supplements, and protein drinks following weight loss surgery.
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Life After SurgeryTopicsPostsLast updated
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Exercises, Workouts, and Recreation


Personal exercise, gyms, and group activities.
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Pregnancy


Discussions regarding post-op pregnancy.
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Men's Issues


Since men are sometimes the minority on weight loss surgery forums, this forum is a small space where guys can have man-to-man conversations about life before and after weight loss surgery.
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Women's Issues


This forum is for female-related issues only.
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