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Weight Loss Help

Trying to lose weight seems like an endless battle that we quite often deem ourselves as a failure. It seems every best effort to lose weight starts out strong with good results and when we finally think we have found success, we stop the diet. One or two months later, you look back and realize […]

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Preparing Relationships for Your Weight Loss Surgery

When you are considering weight loss surgery, there are many changes to learn about and prepare yourself for. Learning as much as possible to help you pick the right surgery is crucial. You need to understand the changes that will take place in your body and how it will affect what you eat, drink, and […]

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Thinking Well: Preparing Yourself for Weight Loss Surgery

Although most people who choose weight loss surgery come to their surgery prepared for all the physical changes that occur after surgery, often times they are not prepared for the psychological changes that also occur. These psychological changes take the most work to prepare for. It is important to visualize where you want to be […]

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Ask A Doc: Can the stomach pouch stretch out after weight loss surgery?

Dr. Steven Simper performs weight loss surgery, including gastric bypass, sleeve gastrectomy, duodenal switch and band procedures in Salt Lake City, Utah. Doctors from around the country have come to him for instruction in the latest weight loss surgery techniques. Patients who have experienced challenges following a previous weight loss surgery procedure also rely on him for […]

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Navigating the Vitamin Aisle Before and After Bariatric Surgery

If you have had weight loss surgery such as gastric bypass, sleeve gastrectomy, lap-band® or duodenal switch; you may have found yourself at the local market standing in aisle full of supplements with a look of confusion over your face. Who knew that there could be so many vitamins to choose from? You pick up […]

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