Gastric Bypass Didn't Help Me Stop Overeating. Now What?


YourTango Expert Dr. Hillary Goldsher tells you what to do when you want to stop eating.

Did you undergo gastric bypass surgery, but still struggle with your eating habits? Are you worried that your eating habits will affect your self-confidence and relationships? If so, help is on the way.

In this video, psychologist and YourTango Expert Hillary Goldsher explains that it's common for people to believe that surgery will be a "quick fix" for eating disorders. "Gastric bypass surgery cannot fix eating disorder issues," she says. "Eating disorders are like an addiction ... people use food to escape painful feelings." She has a very strong recommendation for people to get further help.

Want to learn more? Check out the video above!