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Welcome to The Bariatric Skinny, your source for comprehensive information about bariatric surgery and the provider of the Web’s premier bariatric diet and weight loss tools designed to help you meet your weight loss goals and keep the weight off permanently. Learn about the Roux-en-Y gastric bypass, gastric band or Lap-Band procedure, other weight loss surgery techniques and much more. Explore the following links to see more.

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Bariatric Surgery Before & After Slideshow

See the Amazing Transformations

Gastric bypass, gastic band / Lap-Band, gastric sleeve and other weight loss surgeries can lead to incredible changes in the patients' bodies. Patients can lose significant weight after bariatric surgery and go from obese to thin in a matter of months. This video slideshow has some amazing examples of such patients.  It's an inspiring group of individuals in the video and the before & after pictures are truly jaw-dropping.  Pictures certainly speak a 1,000 words of support for undertaking weight loss surgery.  However, keep in mind that bariatric surgery is not…

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Bariatric Skinny Lap-Band Diet

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The Ultimate Beginner Plan

If you're serious about starting a workout routine, this plan is the…

From the Bariatric Surgery Journals

  • Today I have set my plan. I will begin my new exercise plan on Friday, February 1, 2013 by walking outside twice a day for 30 minutes. I will also begin bringing my fluid intake up to 64 ounces a day. On Monday, February 4th, I will begin the diet portion of my new health plan. I currently weigh 232.5 lbs. My short term goal is to be under 200 by the time the children get out of school for t...

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