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I am a 55 yr. old female. 5'5'' and 180lbs. History of
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For an extended belly, which will more than likely have to
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A friend is interested in getting surgery to enhance her
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I am scheduled to have neck laser liposuction tomorrow, and
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I am 9weeks post partum from my second csection I am a very
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I lost 50 pounds about 10 years ago and I have maintained
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I read that a belly of more than 40 cm is associated
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I was wondering the side effects of having love handles
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