Tag Archives: Connie Stapleton

Lessons of Vegas……


This has been a crazy week for sure.  This time one week ago I was arriving in Las Vegas for the Weight Loss Surgery Foundation of America 2012 Meet and Greet as a board member and speaker.  I cannot tell … Continue reading

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What are we doing to our kids????? And WHY????


I used to be morbidly obese.  Most of you know that.  I was 326 pounds in 2008 and had gastric bypass and decided to take control of my life and get my health back.  I am a work in progress … Continue reading

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Way to go Dr. Oz


Yesterday was a good day for the image of bariatric surgery in the mainstream media. Most of the time, if you see a story on gastric bypass, LapBand, or any other type of bariatric surgery on television, it is portrayed in a … Continue reading

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Please HELP KEEP THIS SHOW ON THE AIR! WE LOVE RUBY!


I wrote a blog a while back about Ruby Gettinger and how I thought it was crazy that Style Network had not decided whether or not to renew her show on their network for a 5th season.  If you missed … Continue reading

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The two most important words in bariatric surgery- PERSONAL RESPONSIBILITY


This past weekend was such a wonderful time for me.  I was honored to be a speaker at the ObesityHelp.com event in Long Island NY.  What was the best part of the weekend?  There is truly no way to narrow … Continue reading

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Breakthrough Challenge Booster Club! You can attend the event in your city for FREE and win a free tub of Chike!


We are all so excited about all of the great cities on the schedule so far for the Bariatric Breakthrough Challenge conference series.  From Alabama to Texas to Pennsylvania, we will be taking this awesome program on the road all over the country … Continue reading

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