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Bariatric Revisional Surgery

Do you think your bariatric surgery has stopped working? Do you feel your original surgery is no longer effective as it once was? Or are you not happy with the weight loss from your primary surgery? If you agree with any of the above statements it is important that you seek advice from your bariatric […]

What to know about the Gastric Band

Are you considering a gastric band? Today’s story looks at some of the important facts about this popular weight loss procedure. What is a gastric band? The gastric band, also known as Lap-band, is an adjustable band that is placed just below the oesophagus, at the top of the stomach. This creates a small pouch […]

Supporting a loved one through weight loss surgery

Has a loved one made the important, life-changing decision to have weight loss surgery? It is important that you are there to support and encourage them throughout their weight loss journey. Understandable you will have lots of questions and may even find yourself asking ‘how can I provide the right support?’ In todays post we […]

Weight gain after bariatric surgery

So, you’ve had weight loss surgery and are really pleased with the results you have worked hard for. Then you see a gain on the scales, or notice that your clothes are a bit snug – what do you do? Firstly, don’t panic! You now have the tool to help you overcome any bumps in […]

Time to put you first

It is often an inherent behaviour for humans to put the needs of friends and family before their own. However, taking on the goal of a healthier life and losing a large amount of weight requires 100 per cent dedication. It is important to make time no matter what; it is easy for self-care activities […]

Ditch those scales

We have said it before and we will say it again weight loss surgery is not an easy option. Your surgery is a tool to help you achieve a healthier lifestyle, which requires hard work and commitment. Understandably, there is a huge amount of temptation to step on the scales to see if your hard […]

BMI Hampshire Clinic information evening

A week today Streamline Surgical will be hosting a weight loss surgery information evening at the BMI Hampshire Clinic, Tuesday 11th July, from 7pm. Streamline Surgical will now not only be offering Bariatric aftercare from the BMI Hampshire Clinic, but also Bariatric Surgery. Our commitment to offering patients the best care possible means that we […]

Kim’s Gastric Bypass Story

There are many different benefits to weight loss surgery and each patient has a unique experience and outcome. However one thing we often hear our patients comment on are the improvements to their quality of life. Don’t just take our word for it. We are so pleased to be able to share Kim’s weight loss […]

Obesity Education

You may have seen the #obesityeducation hashtag in the media over the past week or so. It is a campaign concerning all aspects of obesity, and how people can be educated to understand it more fully, and how it can be treated successfully. Our very own Mr Shaw Somers is the President of the British […]

Obstructive Sleep Apnoea and Obesity

Obstructive Sleep Apnoea (OSA) is a potentially serious sleep disorder. OSA occurs when your throat muscles intermittently relax and block your airway during sleep. This may lead to regularly interrupted sleep, which can have a big impact on quality of life and increase the risk of developing certain conditions. During an episode, the lack of […]