BARIATRIC BLOG

3 lessons bariatric patients learn too late

3 Key Bariatric Lessons

After getting bariatric surgery, I lost 70 pounds during my ‘Stage 1’ weight loss, which was an amazing feeling. But then I was stuck there for FOUR whole years…

Did your weight loss stagnate after bariatric surgery?

Asian woman weight loss and diet concept

Immediately after bariatric surgery, for nearly all patients the pounds seem to just melt off. After a few months, however, the weight loss starts to slow. And for many, it stops altogether…  

The #1 thing doctor's don't tell you about bariatric surgery

doctors secrets bariatric

Bariatric surgery was one of the best decisions I ever made in my life, second only to going to medical school. The weight I lost after my surgery changed how people treated…

Bariatric Patients: Why Skipping Breakfast Is Good For You

Skip breakfast

Yes, your entire life you’ve been told that breakfast is the most important meal of the day. That it keeps your metabolism up. That it is essential to have energy throughout the day…

How to Turbocharge the Metabolic Benefits of Bariatric Surgery

Metabolic benefits of bariatric surgery

A lot of people think that bariatric surgery results in weight loss because it restricts the amount of food that a patient can eat and, in some cases, reduces the calories that…

Post-Bariatric Surgery Diets: 7 Foods to Avoid After Weight Loss Surgery

Post bariatric surgery foods to avoid

Bariatric surgery is literally a life-saver. In fact, getting gastric bypass surgery has been found to reduce the risk of death from obesity-related conditions by up to 48 percent…

7 Post-Bariatric Surgery Complications To Watch Out For

Bariatric surgery complications

Bariatric surgery is a very complex and invasive procedure. However, thanks to regular medical advancements in the field, this weight loss surgery is getting safer and safer each year… 

How to tackle your GERD (Reflux) after Bariatric Surgery

GERD after your surgery

You might think that once you get bariatric surgery, all your problems will go away… After all, you made the decision to spend a bunch of money so someone could fix you, right? …

What to Do After Bariatric Surgery to Make Sure You Get Results

Woman displaying great results after bariatric surgery

According to ABSM statistics, 50.4% of all bariatric surgery patients regain some or all of their initial weight loss. For a lot of people, this can make you feel like a failure…