Category Archives: Pre-Surgery

How to Conquer Type 2 Diabetes with Weight Loss Surgery

  How does Weight Loss Surgery Help? Bariatric surgery has been proven by many studies to be the most effective method to achieve long-term weight loss. Not only that but 83% percent of Type 2 diabetic patients undergoing weight loss … Continue reading

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When is a Negative a Positive?

What is dumping syndrome? Dumping syndrome is an unpleasant reaction that can occur after gastric bypass surgery in response to eating or drinking certain foods and beverages. Many view dumping syndrome as a benefit because it helps them modify behavior … Continue reading

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So You Want to Have a Baby?

So You Want to Have a Baby Nothing can replace the joy of bringing a new baby into the world.  Unfortunately, obesity often hinders a couple’s ability to conceive. It also poses increased risks to mother and child during pregnancy … Continue reading

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I Have to Talk to a Psychologist?

I Have to Talk to a Psychologist? You will leave your initial consultation with a list of requirements and medical tests needed before surgery can be scheduled. You may be surprised and perhaps a little bit leery if a psychological … Continue reading

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What Will They Think?

What Will They Think? Weight loss surgery is exciting. You’ve done your research, met your surgeon, thought through the pros and cons, made your decision, jumped through medical clearances and the insurance approval process, and now you’ve got a date! … Continue reading

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