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Weight-Loss Blog

Welcome to the Manatee Weight Loss Center blog where you will find everything from inspirational messages to success stories, bariatric friendly recipes, workout tips and more!

Cara After Image

From pained and overweight to confident and energetic!

Three years after vertical sleeve gastrectomy, Cara has lost over 115 pounds and kept it off!

Healthy Thanksgiving

Start Your Own Healthy Holiday Traditions this Thanksgiving!

The traditional Thanksgiving holiday meal always includes lean protein, but it is the sides that are the source of excess calories. To help, we are offering the delicious recipes below to keep your holidays healthy!

Jeff Pearson

Enjoying a Better Quality of Life!

Meet one of our amazing robotic sleeve gastrectomy patients, Jeff Pearson. After attempting multiple fad diets in the past and struggling with his weight for many years, Jeff decided it was time to make a change.

MSA Weight Loss Team

Snack, Party and Be Scary!

Halloween may be all about candy for most people, but for us, it’s all about indulging the healthy way. Get into the Halloween spirit with these delicious and easy to make, bariatric friendly snacks!

MSA Weight Loss Team

You Can Lose It, We Can Help

Our bariatric team is instrumental in helping you lose weight and they are here to guide you on your journey to a healthier life. Meet some of the wonderful members of our staff.