Your new diet plan for bariatric surgery

Every bariatric program has slightly different diet guidelines. Different procedures may have different guidelines as well. The information below is not meant to replace your doctor’s or dietitian’s diet guidelines. It is however, meant to give you an idea of what to...

Gastric bypass surgery – Take a look these ways will affect you

Gastric bypass surgery makes the stomach smaller and reroutes the intestines. As a result, patients: Feel full sooner when eating and eat less Absorb fewer minerals Lose up to 65% of their excess weight within 2 years Have significant health improvement CHECK BEFORE...

Bariatric surgery gets a bad rap

Bariatric surgery gets a bad rap. And it makes sense. Tell your friends or family members that you are considering bariatric surgery and you usually get a response like this; ‘You don’t need surgery. You’re not that fat. You can do it the natural way.’ Your friends...

Bariatric surgery is not magic

Bariatric surgery not magic but good intervention against obesity. A surgeon favours the treatment of obesity on adolescents through bariatric surgery while saying that lifestyle and diet modifications are a big help. Obesity is the condition whereby a person has...