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by Camila
Thu Apr 18, 2019 12:58 pm
Forum: Gastric Bypass
Topic: Long-Term Results of Bariatric Surgery
Replies: 6
Views: 201

Re: Long-Term Results of Bariatric Surgery

Layla Smith wrote:
Sat Apr 06, 2019 2:21 pm
How long was your approval time for the revision?
My revision was deemed "medically necessary" because of damage in my esophagus from reflux. Saw the surgeon and was sceduled for surgery within a week. I have Kaiser insurance, so its all in the same facility.

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by Camila
Fri Mar 22, 2019 12:36 pm
Forum: Gastric Balloon
Topic: What is a gastric balloon?
Replies: 3
Views: 60

What is a gastric balloon?

Gastric Balloon Gastric Balloon is a short term weight loss procedure that helps you to lose weight without any surgery. It creates a feeling of fullness quicker after smaller meals and reduces your hunger allowing you to control your portion sizes. Gastric Balloon is a good option if you are looki...
by Camila
Fri Mar 22, 2019 12:11 pm
Forum: Gastric Bypass
Topic: Gastric Bypass Surgery Cure Type 2 Diabetes
Replies: 6
Views: 802

Re: Gastric Bypass Surgery Cure Type 2 Diabetes

Thank you for paying it forward and sharing your experience. What advice would you give to anyone considering this procedure?
by Camila
Fri Mar 22, 2019 12:06 pm
Forum: Gastric Bypass
Topic: How much weight can you lose with gastric bypass surgery?
Replies: 7
Views: 224

Re: How much weight can you lose with gastric bypass surgery?

Very helpful, thanks for posting!
by Camila
Fri Mar 22, 2019 12:05 pm
Forum: Gastric Bypass
Topic: Long-Term Results of Bariatric Surgery
Replies: 6
Views: 201

Re: Long-Term Results of Bariatric Surgery

Yup, April 12
by Camila
Fri Mar 22, 2019 12:03 pm
Forum: Gastric Bypass
Topic: Mini Gastric Bypass Success Story india
Replies: 7
Views: 2729

Re: Mini Gastric Bypass Success Story india

ahh that's fab news!! thank you very much for sharing. It seems such a big step!!!
by Camila
Fri Mar 22, 2019 11:58 am
Forum: Gastric Bypass
Topic: Gastric Bypass Surgery Nairobi Kenya
Replies: 9
Views: 922

Re: Gastric Bypass Surgery Nairobi Kenya

Hi, there. I'm brand new on this site and am scheduled for RNY sometime in April, but I don't have an exact date yet. I see my surgeon again on March and should get a surgery date then.
by Camila
Fri Mar 22, 2019 11:49 am
Forum: Gastric Bypass
Topic: 26 year old | Bariatric Surgery
Replies: 7
Views: 229

Re: 26 year old | Bariatric Surgery

Yes-Thank you--that does help. Today is Day 12 post op and I am much more mobile. A few days ago, I came home…
by Camila
Fri Mar 22, 2019 11:47 am
Forum: Gastric Bypass
Topic: I am in the process of getting authorization for weight loss surgery
Replies: 8
Views: 264

Re: I am in the process of getting authorization for weight loss surgery

5 tips to losing weight: 1.Tip 1: Stop and Think Your brain and body work together. When approaching the topic of weight loss, it’s important to first sit down and discover the elements that have been contributing to your weight gain. Tip 2: Get a Sufficient Amount of Sleep Not getting enough sleep ...
by Camila
Fri Mar 22, 2019 11:39 am
Forum: Gastric Bypass
Topic: Gastric Bypass Recovery Time
Replies: 9
Views: 112

Re: Gastric Bypass Recovery Time

Could it be that you gain a lot of water weight after a restaurant meal due to your general low sodium diet? Gaining weight when starting to exercise due to muscle and blood volume (I know, no one like hear that). Secondly, you should have a chat with your GP. Maybe he can refer you to a nutritionis...