Is lap band surgery available with hypothyroidism?

Answer Usually a last alternative for weight loss, lap band surgery is a bariatric surgery that promotes weight loss by restricting the amount of food that enters the stomach by a surgically implanted dev... Read More »

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What is port replacement surgery in Lap-Band surgery?

Gastric banding (brand name Lap-Band) and gastric bypass are the most common bariatric surgeries used to control chronic obesity in individuals who have failed to lose weight by other means. Both t... Read More »

Hashimoto's hypothyroidism or just hypothyroidism/ naturopath diagnosis?

Hashimoto's is tested with an antibody test - ask to have it done, it's not done regularly.Hashimoto's is suppose to cycle between hyper & hypothyroid but I have Hashimoto's & I don't believe I've ... Read More »

How much is Lap Band Surgery?

Lap Band Surgery, a surgical method to treat obesity, can cost between $15,000 and $30,000. Costs vary due to a patient's location, physician and procedure facility. Some health insurance plans wil... Read More »

What is Lap-Band surgery?

Lap-Band surgery is the trademarked name for a weight loss procedure in which the size of upper stomach is reduced to a small pouch. This surgery serves as a less severe and reversible alternative ... Read More »