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Obesity Surgery Options Resources

Below are top resources on SparkPeople for Obesity Surgery Options.

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The Weight-Loss Side Effect That No One Talks About

Studies show that the vast majority of people who lose 50 percent or more of their body weight (whether through surgery or lifestyle change) report being unhappy with their bodies later. Why? Because even after all the work and the weight loss, losin...  Read more

Types of Arthritis

When you hear the term "arthritis," you probably imagine painful and stiff joints. While that is pretty accurate (arthritis literally means "joint inflammation"), there are actually over 100 different types of arthritis, which is...  Read more

About SparkPeople's Recommendations

SparkPeople.com provides free tools, resources and support for adults who want to improve their diets, establish a healthy lifestyle, get physically active, lose weight and/or manage their weight. We stand by our weight-loss, exercise and dietar...  Read more

A New Definition For ''Old''

According to Webster's Dictionary, the word “old” is defined as “having been in use for a long time,” “worn, dilapidated, ancient, or decayed by time.” After an experience as a volunteer at the 1995 St. Louis S...  Read more

Is Dating Making You Fat?

Dating isn’t easy. In the beginning stages, deciding what to wear, where to go, and whether you should or shouldn't kiss can be stressful. Then, once you start to get more serious, you have big decisions to make, such as whether to be exclu...  Read more

The app does not have rowing as a workout option.
Updated 5/28/2016 6:02:06 PM

The app does not have rowing as a workout option. How can I figure out my calories burned?#neednewexercise...  Read more

Really wish spark would make it an option to block
Updated 5/28/2016 11:04:38 PM

Really wish spark would make it an option to block people. I've never ran into any problems, but I wish it was an option...like it is with FB. I'd hate it if someone whom I can't stand in real life joined spark....  Read more

ANESSAVEE - I don't know if that is an option, but
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ANESSAVEE - I don't know if that is an option, but I'll pass it along as a suggestion. Thanks! Coach Denise...  Read more

This week I begin my journey to bariatric surgery
Updated 5/27/2016 8:51:30 AM

This week I begin my journey to bariatric surgery I am starting at 252 pounds my highest weight was 287 pounds I got down to about 265 and maintain their but about 2 years ago at 269 I joined the gym but it's still not enough for my health...  Read more

Had surgery and feeling ok besides side effects of
Updated 5/26/2016 9:56:23 PM

Had surgery and feeling ok besides side effects of hydrocodone. Needing motivation in healthy eating again though. I'm hoping going back to work tomorrow will help me get back on track....  Read more

One of the keys to successful weight loss is to have realistic goals.

Obesity TreatmentOne of the keys to successful weight loss is to have realistic goals.The treatment for obesity is weight loss, and there are a number of ways to achieve that, including:Diet and lifestyle changesPrescription medicinesWeight-loss surg...  Read more

Sacroiliac Joint Dysfunction

When Pain PersistsThe vast majority of people find complete---or at least acceptable---relief from following a physical therapy plan. But when pain persists, a referral to a doctor specializing in spine care or sacroiliac joint surgery may be warran...  Read more

Lap Banders

Gastric Banding Surgery...Have it, want it, need it, or love someone who has it, wants it or needs it! Welcome!...  Read more

Quick Links: New Year News Roundup

Here's a quick roundup of the top health stories of the week. Some are serious, some are interesting, and some are just plain weird! Top Medical Breakthroughs of 2008Obama's SparkStreak Weight Loss Surgery Reverses Diabetes in TeensDrug Makers Volunt...  Read more

Living a Healthy Lifestyle is Most Favorable

When a Health News headline popped up recently on SparkPeople.com, it caught our attention. Survey results reported last month indicate Australian researchers confirmed what we already believed. People desire help to change their lifestyle instead o...  Read more