How Jineane Ford Lost 50 Pounds With the Lap-Band

Former Miss USA and Television personality Jineane Ford shares her story about yo-yo dieting, gaining weight, losing weight – AND keeping it off!

Dr. Terry Simpson About Dr. Terry Simpson
Dr. Terry Simpson received his undergraduate and graduate degrees from the University of Chicago where he spent several years in the Kovler Viral Oncology laboratories doing genetic engineering. He found he liked people more than petri dishes, and went to medical school. Dr. Simpson, a weight loss surgeon is an advocate of culinary medicine. The first surgeon to become certified in Culinary Medicine, he believes teaching people to improve their health through their food and in their kitchen. On the other side of the world, he has been a leading advocate of changing health care to make it more "relationship based," and his efforts awarded his team the Malcolm Baldrige award for healthcare in 2011 for the NUKA system of care in Alaska and in 2013 Dr Simpson won the National Indian Health Board Area Impact Award. A frequent contributor to media outlets discussing health related topics and advances in medicine, he is also a proud dad, husband, author, cook, and surgeon “in that order.” For media inquiries, please visit

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  1. BCBG Dresses says:

    Terrific post however , I was wondering if you could write a litte more on this topic? I’d be very thankful if you could elaborate a little bit more. Kudos!

  2. Susan says:

    Hi,I have a question? My daughter Just had the lap-band surgery on march 17th, so i know she can only have liquids but she wants to know id she can have any lemon juice? i know she can only have like 2 ounces of liquids..??
    Thank you, Susan

  3. Terry Simpson says:

    We have – on – the entire post operative requirements. We prefer patients not drink liquid calories- and they can drink as much as they like.

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