Blog Posts - Weight Loss Surgery



…Jennifer’s Journey: The Process…

The process to actually be able to get surgery is incredibly long. I have been working with the weight loss center for almost an entire year before I was able to meet the surgeon and start to fill out the paperwork for the surgery. At the beginning I...
by Infinite Life Fitness on Aug 23, 2016

Jennifer’s Journey: My History

My first blog post provided a bit of information about myself as well as the reason why I wanted to blog for the site. This next post is a bit longer, but as a history nerd (I do teach 8th grade Social Studies) I think that it is important to know so...
by Infinite Life Fitness on Aug 17, 2016

Wait, you did what?!?

My name is Jennifer and I have had the opportunity to know Stephanie for my entire life (literally for all 25 years, she is my big sister you know). I have always struggled with my weight and never seemed to be able to get it under control no matter...
by Infinite Life Fitness on Aug 11, 2016

A Guide To Exercise After Weight Loss Surgery

Exercises to Avoid After Bariatric Surgery Bariatric surgery is considered one of the best ways to lose weight when diet and exercise have failed. But bariatric surgery is not a substitute for diet and exercise. Once you’ve completed your surgery,...
by Mexico Bariatric Center Blog on Jul 13, 2016

Read This Before You Decide to Try AspireAssist

AspireAssist vs. Gastric Sleeve, Gastric Bypass, and Other Bariatric Surgery – How Does it Compare? Recently, the FDA approved a new bariatric surgery and weight loss device. Known as AspireAssist from Aspire Bariatrics, the AspireAssist is one of...
by Mexico Bariatric Center Blog on Jul 11, 2016

A Guide to Tourism in Tijuana, Mexico 2016

Tijuana Tourism Guide – Attractions, Safety, and More Right at the border with San Diego lies Tijuana – a city with about 2 million residents that is as synonymous with Mexico as tacos or margaritas. It is a city that has received considerable p...
by Mexico Bariatric Center Blog on Jun 22, 2016

Grants for Gastric Bypass Surgery

Finding funding for gastric bypass surgery can be next to impossible, but it doesn’t mean that you should give up so soon. Dealing with obesity requires a lot of work, time and commitment. However, in some cases, that exercising and dieting aren’...
by Start Grants on Jun 16, 2016

Weight Loss Surgery – Which one should I choose?

Weight loss surgery, also known as bariatric surgery, helps an obese patient to lose weight to lower his/her risk to medical issues associated with excess body weight. “Every 10 KG increase, reduces the life span by 3 years” says Dr......

Tips To Keep In Mind For Weight Loss Surgery

Looking at a bag of chips or a pack of cookies might lead to a perfect snack through the day, but if you're trying to lose weight, then this isn't the way to go, especially if you are adding other... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my websi...

Is Lap-Band Surgery the Best Weight Loss Surgery?

More and more people are turning to surgical methods to help them lose weight. As with anything in the world of medical science, tools and techniques are being constantly added and changed. This is why, today, there are many different forms of weight...
by The Fashionable Gal on Aug 21, 2015

safest weight loss surgery

Atrophy means wasting away of muscles or organ of the body, emaciation means thinning, excessive leaning, diminution in size or wasting of muscular tissues and marasmus is the gradual loss of flesh and strength of muscles of the body. These medical t...
by Homoeopathy World on Jun 30, 2015

Struggling With My Weight Loss

Those of you that followed me to my other website The Lifestyle Blog will have noticed that not much has been happening over there for a few months.  One reason – the weight loss stopped.  Not for any other reason really than in October last...

Financial Help for Weight Loss Surgery

Looking for financial help for weight loss surgery? Before we talk about it, let’s learn a little bit more about the procedure and what it does, shall we? I am sure you know that obesity has become a serious problem in the United States. There...
by Start Grants on May 7, 2015

Having A Hard Time Adjusting: Pregnancy Body

For as long as I can remember I've always struggled with my weight. Growing up as a kid, I was made aware of my weight issue and had been placed on almost every diet known to man. At one point in my... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my web...

Studies Show Weight Loss Surgery Helps Joint Replacement and Asthma

Obesity is often associated with a high prevalence of psychopathological conditions such as depression and anxiety. Thus, it is no wonder that weight loss surgery can improve a person’s mental health, including his or her body image, self-estee...
by Debt Free Living Guru on Mar 29, 2015

Financial Assistance for Bariatric Surgery

Weight loss surgery is an important arrangement that obese people need to undergo for their health. To maintain payment more manageable, various insurance organizations, and commercial leaders are contributing financial assistance for bariatric surge...
by Start Grants on Mar 23, 2015

Benefits of Bariatric Surgery

When you’re ready to lose weight, there are several avenues open to you. The doctors almost always recommend diet and exercise as a starting point, but what can you do when this isn’t working? If you... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit m...

How to Break your Bad Habits…For Good!

Everyone has a bank of bad habits, and every withdrawal comes with a cost. Mindlessly eat potato chips every night before going to bed? You’ll pay the price in weight gain. Drink a bit too much every weekend? Those empty calories really add up. Yes...

A Study: Is WLS a Cure for Diabetes?

There is new hope for the millions of Americans living with diabetes, a metabolic disease that inhibits the body's ability to produce enough insulin. According to the National Institute of Health, nearly 26 million people in the United States hav...

Weight Loss Surgery – Weighing the Surgical Options for Obesity

The number of patients undergoing weight loss surgery has risen sharply. Over the last ten years, the amount of bariatric surgeries performed each year in […] Weight Loss Surgery – Weighing the Surgical Options for Obesity...


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