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Taking it all off: Soldotna woman loses 216 pounds 'the right way'

...your own world. You don't really want to believe you're that big," Mouser said. She tried to get gastric bypass surgery to help her lose weight but she was denied that too. "It seemed like nothing was going for me," she said. Mouser...
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...the author of 10 books, host of three PBS television specials, a consultant to Fortune 500 companies and a post-bypass surgery patient. Light refreshments and beverages will be served. The cost is $5 per person. For more information, call...
Kasilof Community News

...principal. His voice sounded great, the same as ever. He's in Texas and has had rotator cuff, knee and stomach bypass surgeries. His weight has come down 150 pounds and he's doing well. He drift fished in Bristol Bay for many years but recently...
UAF research looks to heart of rehabilitation

...University School of Medicine, who are now working with UAF, were in Fairbanks last January and performed heart bypass surgery on 12 Arctic ground squirrels that were in hibernation. The blood supply to two of the animals' bodies was cut off...
Sharing the gift of life

...honor. Deanna died Nov. 13, 2010, from liver failure. She was bleeding constantly, a complication of a gastric bypass surgery done 10 years earlier, in San Diego, her mother, Chriss Johnson, said. In the last month and a half of her life...
Simply weighing yourself can be misleading Always consult with your doctor before starting a new exercise routine. Jen had been obese, had gastric bypass surgery and lost 80 pounds. She was walking five or six times a week -- about 25 miles -- and had started doing marathons...
With adult children separated from aging parents, geriatric care managers stepping in to help

...Graaf, meanwhile, had her hands full in Texas, with her husband recovering from a stroke he suffered during heart bypass surgery. She really had to depend on Goldstein. ''It was like having a sister in Tampa,'' Van De Graaf said. Goldstein...


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