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How to Stay Hydrated After Bariatric Surgery

How To Stay Hydrated After Bariatric Surgery

Dehydration is a major concern right after surgery. Drinking less than needed may lead to nausea, vomit and dehydr...

Sept. 11, 2014 | | Continue reading
Bariatric Surgery Can Lead to Protein Deficiency

Bariatric Surgery Can Lead To Protein Deficiency

Weight loss surgery is directed toward patients who are extremely overweight or obese, with the intention to provi...

Sept. 9, 2014 | | Continue reading
Eliminate Intra-abdominal CO2 after Gastric Sleeve Surgery

Eliminate Intra-Abdominal Co2 After Gastric Sleeve Surgery

A key element of Gastric Sleeve Surgery is the use of CO2 to “inflate” your abdominal cavity in order to have room...

Sept. 4, 2014 | | Continue reading
Best Sources of Protein for Weight Loss Surgery Patients

Best Sources Of Protein For Weight Loss Surgery Patients

Patients who have gastric sleeve surgery need to emphasize protein intake above any other food sources. Protein ne...

Sept. 2, 2014 | | Continue reading
Avoid Soft Drinks and Soda After Bariatric Surgery

Avoid Soft Drinks And Soda After Bariatric Surgery

It is rumored that “bubbles” can stretch a gastric sleeve. To avoid this, some patients let their sodas go flat.

Aug. 27, 2014 | | Continue reading
Breathing: The Key to a Quick Recovery after Bariatric Surgery

Breathing: The Key To A Quick Recovery After Bariatric Surgery

When patients visit our center, they come in with an assorted amount of information prior to surgery, but they oft...

Aug. 22, 2014 | | Continue reading
Restrict Caffeine After Bariatric Surgery

Restrict Caffeine After Bariatric Surgery

People who are morbidly obese may choose bariatric surgery as a means to lose excess weight. Surgical approaches f...

Aug. 20, 2014 | | Continue reading
OMG! Can I stretch my Gastric Sleeve?

Omg! Can I Stretch My Gastric Sleeve?

Gastric sleeve, Lap-band or Gastric Plication procedures have the common purpose of a restrictive “pouch”, meaning...

Aug. 19, 2014 | | Continue reading
How to Avoid Gastric Sleeve Failure

How To Avoid Gastric Sleeve Failure

Gastric Sleeve produces spectacular weight loss, so why do some regain weight? Are they doing something wrong?

Aug. 15, 2014 | | Continue reading
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