Lap-Band Fill

Lap-Band Fill

The Lap-Band is adjustable, the adjustment is done with a Lap-Band fill , which means that unlike other bariatric surgeries, once it is placed inside you, it can be adjusted to custom, fit your needs as you lose weight. The Lap-Band is adjusted by your surgeon accessing your port, which he or she sewed into your abdomen during surgery. The port is connected by tubing to the band and when your...

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Lap Band Diet After Surgery

Lap Band Diet After Surgery

The Lap Band diet after surgery is another tool to help you lose weight. Just as the Lap-Band itself is a tool by making it easier to consume fewer calories than you otherwise would. It is a surgery that can help you feel full sooner and stay full for longer periods of time, however, unlike other bariatric surgeries, the Lap-Band does not “keep you” from eating any particular foods or even...

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Pregnancy After Lap Band

Pregnancy After Lap Band

Pregnancy After Lap Band is not anything to be concerned about as long as you have started your weight loss journey. For many obese women, the inability to become pregnant is a major complication of their excess weight. While simply losing weight is not a “cure” for infertility, there are a variety of biological and hormonal factors that can come together when weight loss occurs to create a much more fertile environment in which conception and pregnancy can take place. By losing weight, women can often...

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