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Kresha's Successful Gastric Bypass Surgery

One-Year Later She is 119 lbs Lighter!

In this video, Kresha Artis discusses her weight loss surgery experience one year after her procedure.  Kresha had successful gastric bypass surgery that has resulted in her losing 119 lbs.  She credits much of her success to the diet and exercise-related lifestyle changes she made prior to surgery which she continued after her procedure. Kresha encourages people that are considering bariatric surgery to also make changes in how they eat and their activity level in conjuction with the surgery.  She watches what she eats and exercises regularly and the results are obvious when…

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  • Bariatric surgery is a life changing event. Your body, your eating habits, your calorie and nutrition levels and more will be going through significant changes. Getting emotional support with your surgery and post-procedure living can make a big difference in properly adjusting to the "New You" and making your weight loss permanent.

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