Lap-Band® Blog Posts

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…
Fad Diets
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Breaking Up with Fad Diets

With all the diets on the market right now, it can be hard to keep track of what’s what. The truth is, fad diets do not work and it is time for a break up. When a new diet craze hits the market, ev…
What to Expect from the LAP-BAND® System
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What to Expect from the Lap‑Band® System

Are you hoping to transform your life? Do you feel like you’ve tried everything and just can’t lose the weight or keep it off? The Lap-Band® System is the tool you need to make that important life …
The Important Role Sleep Plays in Weight Loss
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The Important Role Sleep Plays in Weight Loss

If you’ve ever followed any specific weight loss plans, it’s most likely you probably never thought to incorporate sleep into the plan. Most likely, you probably thought about getting up earlier an…
Smoking and Bariatric Surgery
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Smoking and Bariatric Surgery

If you’re a smoker and you’re considering bariatric surgery, there are a few things you should know first. Most smokers already know a slew of reasons why they should quit smoking. However, if you …
Signs It’s Time for LAP-BAND Surgery
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Signs It’s Time for Lap‑Band® Surgery

Do you want to learn to love going for bike rides again, or taking a stroll after dinner? Do you want to have the energy to play with your kids in the yard all afternoon, or finally take that yoga …