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7 Foods to Avoid After Weight Loss Surgery
Live Healthy MD Food & Nutrition 05/25/2023
The most successful post-bariatric patients follow the guidelines of their bariatric care team when it comes to knowing what foods to avoid after weight loss surgery. The number one reason for a weigh...
When to Resume Medications after Bariatric Surgery
Live Healthy MD Post Weight Loss Surgery 05/11/2023
Medications after bariatric surgery will vary significantly depending on the type of bariatric procedure you had as well as how rapidly your health improves. Obesity is associated with many health con...
How Obesity Affects Brain Volume
Live Healthy MD Insights 04/27/2023
Obesity is a dangerous disease linked to over 60 medical conditions, including diabetes, heart disease, cancers, hypertension, and other serious illnesses. Combined with the health concerns associated...
8 Tips for Talking to a Loved One About Obesity
Live Healthy MD Mental Health 04/13/2023
Talking to a loved one about obesity can be a difficult conversation. Obesity affects nearly 42% of the American adult population, so the chances that you know someone who is suffering from this disea...
Gastric Bypass Diet: What to Eat and When
Live Healthy MD Diets 03/30/2023
The gastric bypass diet is very particular, with your bariatric care team having specific protocols for how you need to eat at various stages post-operatively. The gastric sleeve and gastric bypass di...
Gastric Bypass Surgery: Effective Weight Loss Procedure
Live Healthy MD Bariatric Procedures 03/16/2023
The gastric bypass, or Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass, is the oldest and most commonly performed bariatric surgery procedure. It consists of cutting and stapling the stomach to create a smaller pouch while ...
Why You May Need an EGD After Gastric Bypass Surgery
Live Healthy MD Post Weight Loss Surgery 03/02/2023
An EGD after gastric bypass surgery is required in some cases when the patient is experiencing discomfort or unwanted side effects. Typically, 80% of our patients will have surgery and have no issues ...
What you Need To Know About GERD
Live Healthy MD Post Weight Loss Surgery 02/16/2023
Gastroesophageal reflux disease is the back-flow of acidic or non-acidic stomach contents into the esophagus. Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) is characterized by symptoms, with or without tissu...
Why you May Need a Weight Loss Surgery Revision
Live Healthy MD Weight Regain 02/02/2023
As bariatric surgeons, our goal is to improve the long-term outcomes for our post-bariatric surgery patients, including decreasing the need for a weight loss surgery revision. Bariatric surgery result...
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