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Slimband is Canada's premier weight loss group, specializing in reversible laparoscopic weight loss surgery with a unique 5-year aftercare program that includes nutritional counseling and coaching. Clients benefit from safe, long-lasting weight loss, increased energy levels and in many cases, the control or elimination of weight aggravated conditions like sleep apnea and type 2 diabetes. Slimband has helped more than 8,000 patients realize their dreams of losing excess weight and feeling their best.

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Toronto, ON, September 17, 2014 – At the recent 19th World Congress of the International Federation for the Surgery of Obesity and Metabolic Disorders (IFSO) in Montreal, the Slimband Clinic's surgeons presented the results of a study that conclusively demonstrates that gastric banding (AKA, laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding, or LAGB) can successfully achieve weight loss outcomes that patients had previously been unsuccessful in attaining with a much more surgically invasive gastric bypass operation.

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Toronto, ON, July 31, 2014 – Nine members of the Slimband clinic staff have successfully completed a programme of training in pre- and post-operative patient support. Conducted by Dr.Michele Nanchoff, a respected leader in the field of patient communications, she has a PhD in Counselling Psychology, and is a member of the Institute of Healthcare Communications leadership team.

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Toronto, ON, December 11, 2013Slimband is proud to have been involved as a sponsor at the March of Dimes Canada's second-annual OpportuniTeas High Tea, which took place at Toronto's Fairmont Royal York Hotel on December 8.

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Toronto, ON, November 13, 2013 – Slimband is the top weight loss clinic in the Greater Toronto Area. That's according to local residents who handed the company the honour—known as the Top Choice Award—in a live vote that was held through the web and on social media.

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Toronto, ON, January 16, 2013 – According to a recent survey by Virgin Mobile, 51% of Canadians make New Year's resolutions, but more than half abandon them after just one month. Healthier living continues to be a leading goal, with 30% resolving to exercise more, lose weight or eat better in 2013.

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