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I thought I was a mindful eater but just ate a container of yogurt but I don’t remember eating it. I think I was reading email from my computer at the time. Have you ever done that? How about sitting down in front of the TV with a bag of chips and eating half the bag and not remember doing it? I thought so....
You are probably eating much less than you did before your gastric balloon procedure. However, your eyes may not be used to seeing less on your plate. To make matters worse, dinner plate sizes continue to grow, making it easy to serve yourself much more than your stomach can handle.
As you are approaching the six month mark for your ReShape Balloon Procedure, it’s time to start planning for your ReShape Balloon removal. This is a significant milestone! The instructions that follow will help make sure the procedure goes smoothly and maintain your weight loss when the balloons are no longer in your stomach.
Running is not for everyone, and it’s certainly not for individuals who suffer from joint or back pain, or for those who are starting to ease their way into a more active lifestyle. While running burns more calories than walking does, walking should not be quickly dismissed for your choice of exercise.
Findings from the National Weight Control Registry (10,000 members) found that, for adults, frequent self-weighing (at least once per week) was one of the behaviors associated with successful weight control—defined as weight loss averaging 70 pounds and maintained for six years.
You have heard about the Reshape Procedure and now you are wondering if you qualify. Like any medical procedure, there are indications and restrictions that the physician must take into account to see if you are “right” for the procedure—and if it is “right” for you. The Reshape Dual Balloon is intended for patients with a Body Mass Index (BMI) of 30-40 with a comorbidity.
When doing your research for alternative weight loss options, you may run across several gastric balloon options. With an increasing number of obese adults in the US and a growing demand for non-invasive procedures, it is important to understand key differentiators between these options. Here are the five key features of the Reshape Dual Balloon.