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5 things I wish I knew before having weight loss surgery

5 things I wish I knew before having weight loss surgery

As a bariatric patient, there is so much information that you are exposed to prior to surgery. Between talking with your surgeon, hearing stories from other people, and doing your own research, you are more than likely learning a lot about bariatric surgery. However, there are certain things that people tend to leave out when they are talking about weight loss surgery. So, here are 5 things I wish I knew before I had weight loss surgery.
How to Decide Which Surgery to Have

How to Decide Which Surgery to Have

Social media and research can help you tremendously when you are trying to decide which surgery to have. However, the most important thing you should do is talk with your surgeon to see which surgery they recommend.
Pre-Op Expectations

Pre-Op Expectations

The pre-op stage is the most critical part of a weight loss surgery journey. This time will be very busy between all of the doctors’ appointments and other things that have do be done prior to surgery.
A Complete Guide to Bariatric Surgery: Preparation, Procedure, Recovery, Risks, and Rewards

A Complete Guide to Bariatric Surgery: Preparation, Procedure, Recovery, Risks, and Rewards

Bariatric surgery isn’t the quick fix that many people think, and the journey is never completely over.