The Weight-Loss Surgery Connection

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August 10, 2008


Electronic book text, 224 pages

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0071642536 / 9780071642538

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For the first time, everything you need to achieve weight-loss surgery success, physically and emotionally

After undergoing gastric bypass surgery nearly four years ago, not only did Melissa deBin-Parish lose more than 100 pounds and regain her health, she also began a new life as a trusted source of support and information for other weight-loss surgery patients. In The Weight-Loss Surgery Connection, deBin-Parish explains what to expect and how to succeed before, during, and after surgery. She also provides the human connection so necessary to building a healthy relationship to food and health.

Author comments

Melissa deBin-Parish underwent gastric bypass surgery in 2003 and has gone from a size 24 to a size 4. She is a popular speaker on issues related to weight loss surgery and is on the advisory board of the Obesity Action Coalition.

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