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"My first impression of the doctor was that he was very nice and knew what he was talking about. He took over an hour and a half to explain everything about the procedure to me. I never felt rushed or pressured. The entire office of the NWWLS center was..."  
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Aug
16th
Weight loss surgery: Tips for summertime travel

NWWLS Admin


While summer destinations are always something to look forward to, you may not be excited about the extensive traveling. If you have a gastric band and are wondering how to travel comfortably, take a look at these helpful tips of how to enjoy travelling o...
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Aug
14th
Will I lose my hair after weight loss surgery?

NWWLS Admin


Significant weight loss can increase stress on the body, and some side effects are simply part of the process. A common side effect of drastic weight loss that many bariatric patients experience is hair loss or thinning.
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Jun
9th
What Are the Best Exercises After Weight Loss Surgery?

NWWLS Admin


The best workout is the one that you enjoy. Consistency is more important than intensity. Ease into a new routine as you adjust to life after bariatric surgery.
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Jun
6th
How to Handle Your Diet After Weight Loss Surgery

NWWLS Admin


If youíre considering gastric bypass, gastric sleeve or another type of bariatric surgery, itís important to know what to expect from the procedure. You'll lose weight rapidly if you follow the advice of doctors and dieticians. Our blog has lots of useful...
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Jun
2nd
Why Gastric Sleeve Surgery Is Gaining Popularity?

NWWLS Admin


Surgeons have been performing weight loss surgery for decades. As the obesity epidemic has grown, bariatric surgery has become increasingly common. Over the years, the surgery has become safer, with several different procedures available.
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May
29th
Manage Moods Following Weight Loss Surgery

NWWLS Admin


Weight loss surgery relieves symptoms of depression. The debilitating mood disorder is one of the chronic conditions improved by bariatric surgery. Taking control of your health by having surgery is positive. But any change can create anxiety and stre...
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May
25th
What to Expect After Gastric Sleeve Surgery

NWWLS Admin


Weight loss surgery is the most successful route to permanent weight loss for those who are morbidly obese. Itís an option that more and more people are turning to for help.
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May
16th
Understand Your Emotions After Weight Loss Surgery

NWWLS Admin


Being morbidly obese in our society comes with emotional baggage. You might feel guilt about your health situation. You're probably frustrated at your inability to lose weight. Anger or sadness may accompany the knowledge that others are judging you.
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Feb
9th
How Much Fruit Can I Eat After Weight Loss Surgery?

NWWLS Admin


Fruits and veggies are a healthy and necessary part of your diet after weight loss surgery because they are packed with vitamins, antioxidants, fiber, and flavonoids. However, they can also be full of carbohydrates, so you should be careful to focus on in...
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Jan
26th
Do Weight Loss Surgery Results Last?

NWWLS Admin


A recently published study of gastric bypass surgery found that a year after their procedure patients had lost on average nearly 100 pounds. The study found that ten years after surgery they had regained approximately 7 pounds.
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Jan
19th
How to Choose a Weight Loss Surgeon

NWWLS Admin


Bariatric surgery in the U.S. is growing in popularity. As a patient, you may be able to choose between several weight loss surgeons, facilities and procedures. Options are a good thing, but they make your search for a provider more complicated.
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Jan
12th
Weight Loss Surgery Effective Against Diabetes

NWWLS Admin


Diabetes is one of a host of diseases that can influence the decision to have weight loss surgery. For some patients, bariatric surgery results in an immediate resolution of the disease.
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Jan
5th
What Is HIIT?

NWWLS Admin


HIIT alternates periods of rest with short, intense exercise bouts. It includes strength and cardiovascular activities and offers benefits for those looking to get fit in less time. Is it the right plan for people who have had weight loss surgery?
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Dec
9th
7 Ways a Food Journal Helps After Weight Loss Surgery

NWWLS Admin


Keeping a food diary can help you both before and after weight loss surgery. Keeping a food diary means logging everything you eat and drink, but diaries are more than just food trackers. A journal is also a place to explore emotions, setbacks and success...
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Jan
25th
Lift your mood with exercise

NWWLS Admin


Exercise helps bariatric patients ward off the blues after weight loss surgery. Studies show that exercise alleviates depression, anxiety and stress.
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Jan
18th
What Can I Eat After Weight Loss Surgery?

NWWLS Admin


People who have had weight loss surgery must eat small amounts of food. Straying from the weight loss surgery diet guidelines can make patients sick.
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Dec
2nd
Approaching Your Insurance Company About Weight Loss Surgery

NWWLS Admin


Weight loss surgery involves doctors, counselors and insurance agencies. Learn strategies to successfully communicate with your insurance company.
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Oct
21st
How Soon Can I Work Out After Weight Loss Surgery?

NWWLS Admin


While it is well known that exercise helps to lose weight and keep it off, there are numerous other benefits for starting and sticking with a workout regimen. So how soon can I work out after weight loss surgery?
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Oct
12th
The Bogalusa Heart Study: What Bariatric Patients Should Know

NWWLS Admin


If you have undergone a bariatric procedure, you have probably heard of the Bogalusa Heart study. Itís considered one of the most important studies in tracking health across individuals. Read more about the study.
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Sep
22nd
Will I Qualify for Weight Loss Surgery?

NWWLS Admin


Have you struggled with your weight for a long time and remain frustrated with not seeing results? Find out if you qualify for Bariatric Surgery.
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Aug
5th
Gastric Sleeve & Gastric Bypass: Whatís the Difference?

NWWLS Admin


Individuals who are considering bariatric surgery for weightloss have multiple options.
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Apr
3rd
Donít Fight Obesity Alone

NWWLS Admin


While it may seem at times that your weight loss goals are insurmountable, you can achieve them with the right attitude and some help from the weight loss professionals at Northwest Weight Loss Surgery.
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Mar
6th
New Evidence Shows That Benefits of Weight Loss Surgery More Than Compensate for Costs

NWWLS Admin


According to new statistics, weight loss surgery more than pays for itself in two-to-three years.
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Mar
2nd
What Is Bariatric Depression and How Can I Avoid It?

NWWLS Admin


Bariatric depression can be avoided. Find out what steps you can take to maintain your mood during this time of transition.
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Feb
5th
What Happens During My Bariatric Pre-Op Phase

NWWLS Admin


Learn what to expect during the period before you undergo bariatric surgery.
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Dec
6th
Does Weight Loss Surgery Reduce Signs of Aging?

NWWLS Admin


According to a recent study conducted by Stanford University, losing weight through weight loss surgery can actively rewind signs of aging.
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Apr
30th
Free Lapband Surgery Contest

Denise Wood | COMMENTS (94)


Voting has began for the Lapband Giveaway
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Jan
18th
about us and laparoscopic bariatric surgery

Lisa Grimm | COMMENTS (106)


About Northwest Weight Loss Surgery and our Bariatric Band surgery options. Our unique program uses a multidisciplinary approach to the surgical treatment of morbid obesity with laparoscopic bariatric surgery. We are committed to providing the highest qua...
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How Can Northwest Weight Loss Surgery Help?

 
 

Northwest Weight Loss Surgery offers options for weight loss surgery; Gastric Bypass, Sleeve Gastrectomy, Lap Band Surgery, Plication, Botox, Juvederm, Facial Peels and Medical Grade skin care products.  for Washington State, servicing the entire country including Seattle, Bellevue, Redmond, Tacoma, Spokane, and the Tri cities areas as well as Nationwide. We also offer weight loss surgery for patients from Canada and other countries outside of the U.S.A.

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