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Our team has curated app, clinical trials, and organization reviews for weight loss surgery so you know what resources to trust.

Mobile Apps

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Rise

Rise is a nutritional support mobile app that pairs you with a nutrition coach to…

Fitbit

Fitbit is widely known and used across the world as a useful mobile app for exercise and diet goals. Fitbit has many…

MyFitnessPal

MyFitnessPal provides many tools and references to assist in weight loss goals. Users can track which foods to eat with 9…

Lose It!

Lose It! is a calorie counting mobile app that assists people with weight loss goals. The app has a broad platform made up of…

Mindful Eating Tracker

Mindful Eating Tracker is a mobile app dedicated to helping users become more mindful of what they’re eating. Mindful…

Aaptiv

Aaptiv is the weight loss surgery app that offers “A New You in 30 Days”. The app’s extensive resources include 2,500+…

Fooducate

Fooducate is a free app for monitoring your dietary choices that helps users keep a schedule of meals and monitor calorie…

Baritastic

This Baritastic surgery app has been reviewed as the #1 app for patients who have undergone weight loss surgery. It features…

Clinical Trials

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Alcohol and Bariatric Surgery

This study is exploring the relationship between alcohol and three forms of bariatric surgery, Roux-en-Y gastric…

Absorption of Transdermal Vitamins in Post Bariatric Surgery Patients

This study is exploring the absorption of vitamins in patients using a transdermal patch after bariatric surgery.…

Probiotic Supplementation on Weight Loss

This study is looking to assess the role of a probiotic, which is a dietary…

Aromatherapy in Management of Postoperative Nausea

This study is looking to determine the effectiveness of using peppermint oil aromatherapy vs. traditional…

Effects of Weight Loss Surgery on Bone Health in Adolescents

The purpose of this study is to examine the effects of weight-loss surgery (specifically Roux-en-Y gastric bypass…

Comparative Effectiveness of Bariatric Surgery With PROMs

This is a long-term, nationwide study aiming to determine the quality, safety, and comparative effectiveness of…

Effects of Wolffia Globosa in Patients Undergoing Bariatric Surgery

This study is assessing the effects of using Wolffia Globosa (Mankai), a…

Resting Metabolic Rate Testing in Bariatric Surgery Patients

This study is evaluating if measuring the patient’s resting metabolic rate (the number of calories the body burns…

Organizations

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ObesityHelp

ObesityHelp is an organization that supports people living with and affected by obesity. It offers a community environment where people can discuss how having…

American Society For Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery

The American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS) is a specialty organization for patients and health professionals of weight loss surgery. It is the…

The Obesity Society

The Obesity Society (TOS) uses a science-based approach to improving the lives of people who live with obesity. They create opportunities through membership, grants,…

Weight Loss Surgery Foundation of America

The Weight Loss Surgery Foundation of America (WLSFA) is an organization that helps people with obesity by raising funds to help pay for weight loss surgery. Aside…

CDC: Healthy Weight

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention teaches visitors to the site how to achieve and maintain a healthy weight. Under ‘Healthy Weight’ the site lists…

What’s Cooking?

What’s Cooking? is a United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) program devoted to showcasing recipes and cookbooks that best adhere to the American dietary…

SNAP-Ed

SNAP-Ed, or Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program Education, is an educational grant program from the United States Department of Agriculture that promotes…

ChooseMyPlate

MyPlate is an organization from the United States Department of Agriculture that helps promote healthy eating choices for Americans. The website is led by the USDA…

Obesity Action Coalition

Obesity Action Coalition is a health advocacy nonprofit for those who deal with obesity. The organization exists to educate people on the causes of obesity and…

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