Lap-Band® Blog Posts

Renewing Your Health
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Renewing Your Health

Most people agree that losing a substantial amount of weight is more like a marathon than a sprint. Though all surgical procedures will help you lose weight during the first year, keeping the weigh…
Emotional Eating
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Gaining Control Over Emotional Eating

When you’re upset or stressed, do you find yourself over-eating or eating unhealthy foods? Maybe when you’re happy you give yourself a treat by enjoying a sugary coffee drink. When it’s a tough Mon…
michelle
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Finding Success with Lap-Band®: Michelle’s Story

Countless individuals have found success with the Lap-Band® Program. The procedure is performed laparoscopically, and there is no rerouting of the stomach or intestines, so patients are able to rec…
Adjusting to New Life with your LAP-BAND
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Adjusting to New Life with your Lap-Band®

Before you have the Lap-Band® Procedure done, you will need to commit to making a life change. While the Lap-Band is a non-anatomy altering, reversible procedure, it still requires lifelong commitm…
Scar from LAP-BAND Surgery?
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Will I have a Scar from Lap-Band® Surgery?

If you’re considering the Lap-Band® Procedure, you probably have a long list of questions. There are plenty of stories out there, but you don’t trust any random person, and you know that everyone i…
Nina
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Success Story Spotlight: Nina

Lap-Band® can be a successful tool for many people. Nina was one of those individuals who found success with the procedure. There are numerous benefits to the procedure that make it a great choice …
Post-Surgical Care
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Post-Surgical Care One Year After Lap-Band®

If you’ve had the Lap-Band® Procedure for a year or longer, by now you know that your life looks drastically different than it did one year ago. However, if you’re still considering the procedure a…
Will I Need Skin Removal Surgery After LAP-BAND?
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Will I Need Skin Removal Surgery After Lap-Band®?

Many people that are about to embark on the Lap-Band® Procedure, or are at least weighing the options, wonder if excess skin removal will be necessary once they’ve lost a majority of their weight. …
Success with the LAP-BAND
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Seven Tips for Success with the Lap-Band®

The Lap-Band® is a great tool for weight loss, but it is not a cure. It requires a major commitment and lifestyle change to achieve and maintain success. If you’re thinking about the Lap-Band Proce…