Category Archives: Support
How and When to Tell People You’ve Had Weight Loss Surgery
Fair warning – Once you start losing a noticeable amount of weight, you are GONNA get questions! Friends, family, coworkers, and even people you barely know will want to know your secret. The good news is that YOU can decide what and how much you want to tell people. Read […]
Will I Feel Like Myself After Bariatric Surgery?
So, you’re considering having bariatric surgery. One of your concerns and questions might be, “Will I feel like myself after it’s all said and done?” It’s a good question and one worth exploring. Read on to investigate the possible effects of bariatric surgery on self-image. If you were asked to describe someone, odds […]
Do I Need a Weight Loss Surgery Support Group?
Weight loss surgery is a HUGE life change that impacts many more facets of your life than you may expect. While preparing to undergo weight loss surgery, you may ask yourself, “Do I need a support group?” Whether or not you NEED a support group is ultimately up to you, […]
How Can a Loved One Support Me During Weight Loss Surgery?
Weight loss surgery impacts not only the life of the patient but the patient’s loved ones. Our loved ones need to have an active role in our life changes. Read on to learn how our loved ones can support us and how important that is to our success. Those close […]