The laparoscopic adjustable gastric band, or Lap-Band, can be the weight loss tool you need to overcome obesity - but only if you use it right. The Big Book on the Lap-Band: Everything You Need to Lose Weight and Live Well with the Adjustable Gastric Band! is your complete manual, from considering surgery until maintaining your goal weight - and everything in between.
The Big Book on the Lap-Band has these unique features:
- Written by a weight loss surgery advocate who lost and kept off 100-pounds with the lap-band
- Co-written by a nutritionist and weight loss specialist with detailed information on the lap-band diet
- Real-life lap-band patients sharing their stories about how they made the gastric band work for them
- Interactive worksheets to assess your own readiness for and progress with the lap-band
- Science-based, understandable explanations of all aspects of the lap-band and life with it