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August 4, 2014 Obesity Chat Podcast

August 4, 2014 Obesity Chat Podcast

Dr. Alvarez goes live answering questions about weight loss, surgery and other alternatives to resolve obesity. www.endobariatric.com On this episode Dr. Alvarez answers the following questions: Can you talk about drinking alcohol and carbonated drinks regarding the sleeve? Can you really stretch your sleeve? How long does it take for your skin to ...

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July 28, 2014 Obesity Chat Podcast

July 28, 2014 Obesity Chat Podcast

Dr. Alvarez goes live answering questions about weight loss, surgery and other alternatives to resolve obesity. www.endobariatric.com On this episode Dr. Alvarez answers the following questions: What is up with the runny nose so often? Is there a correlation with surgery or just some strange coincidence? How soon is to soon to start ...

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July 14, 2014 ObesityChat Podcast

July 14, 2014 ObesityChat Podcast

Dr. Alvarez goes live answering questions about weight loss, surgery and other alternatives to resolve obesity. www.endobariatric.com On this episode Dr. Alvarez answers the following questions: What type of cardio work out do you recommend, for how long, and how often do you recommend? Is there anything you can do to help firm ...

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July 7, 2014 ObesityChat Podcast

July 7, 2014 ObesityChat Podcast

Dr. Alvarez goes live answering questions about weight loss, surgery and other alternatives to resolve obesity including the gastric sleeve. www.endobariatric.com On this episode Dr. Alvarez answers the following questions: Do you eventually lose the acid reflux? Does it go away long term with gastric sleeve patients? Does the 5 day pouch test ...

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New Episode of @ObesityChat with Dr. Alvarez!

New Episode of @ObesityChat with Dr. Alvarez!

Dr. Alvarez goes live answering questions about weight loss, surgery and other alternatives to resolve obesity. On this episode Dr. Alvarez answers the following questions: Why do I get so sleepy after each meal? What if there is a hernia found after WLS? How will the sleeve affect us as we reach our 70's when ...

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Sleeve plication vs. sleeve gastrectomy

Sleeve plication vs. sleeve gastrectomy

Welcome back to my blog. Today I'd like to discuss about some differences between the gastric sleeve or sleeve gastrectomy and the newer procedure called gastric plication. Let??s begin by explaining a little bit of this brand new surgical approach. The term plication refers to the rounded shape of the stomach made by folding ...

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Our new website.

Our new website.

You may have noticed quite a few changes lately here at EndoBariatric. We have update our website to be more user friendly. We have placed everything you need to know about the gastric sleeve, surgery in Mexico, traveling for weight loss surgery, Youtube videos on the surgery, my frequently asked questions, links to my podcast ...

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Welcome to my blog!

Welcome to my blog!

I'm very happy to have launched our newest website yesterday. My blog will be focused of course on the gastric sleeve and ways to help you out with more information and interesting articles. I will focus on weight loss surgery of course but without forgetting tips on nutrition, obesity, health and ways of staying fit ...

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Save the date!

Save the date!

As you may know already, we are getting everything ready for our 8th Annual Patient Reunion. It will be held in San Antonio, TX this year. We are super excited and we will be having the Riverwalk area as our destination. We have no further information on what hotel and extra info regarding pricing but ...

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