Blog Posts in October, 2016

Meal Planning

When you decide to have bariatric surgery, you are making a commitment to yourself that you will use surgery as a tool and that you are ready to implement a new life style and start life with a whole ...
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Where Will You Have Your Bariatric Procedure?

Are you planning to undergo gastric surgery, but you haven’t settled on a provider? If so, it’s important to realize how important this step is in your treatment process. To help ensure a ...
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Signs of Complications with Your Lap Band

Lap band bariatric surgery was once a highly popular treatment for weight loss. However, in recent years, a number of complications have arisen in connection with this procedure. If you’ve ...
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Tips for Talking to Your Family About Your Weight Loss Surgery

There are several steps that every patient should take before their bariatric surgery, and one of them is communicating with their family. Use these tips to speak with your family about your upcoming ...
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Finding Support on Your Weight Loss Journey

When you choose bariatric surgery as part of your weight loss program, there are a number of factors that will influence your success. You will find that one of the most important of these is to have ...
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What are the good protein sources?

Once you had bariatric surgery, you will get familiar with protein. This should be the main thing you consume every meal time. What is the indicator of good protein source? How can you tell if you are ...
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The Science Behind Food Cravings

Are you considering bariatric sleeve or gastric bypass surgery to help you reach a healthy weight? If so, then you may wonder why you sometimes feel the need to reach for unhealthy snacks and meals. ...
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