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Our daughter is very over-weight and is considering gastric
Hi, Our daughter is very over-weight and is considering gastric sleave surgery. She is 43 years old, 63 inches tall, and guessing around 350 pounds. She has sleep apnea and high blood pressure. Is thi… read more
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I have had Gastric Bypass and Lost a good amount of weight
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I am 4 years RNY post op. I have been having pains in my
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As part of my pre-op requirements for lap-band, I had an
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A colleague of mine had a VGB op in the UK 5 years ago. She
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