Younan Nowzaradan: Dr. Now’s Diet for My 600-lb Life

As Dr. Now states on his website, the most commonly performed restrictive surgeries — the ones we see most often on the show include the Lap Band System and the Vertical Sleeve Gastrectomy — “may address the mechanics of how much food you will need in order to feel full, or how much of the nutrients and calories are absorbed into your system, but the surgery does not control your own post-surgical behavior.”