“Nutrition can be confusing and to put that information into action can be hard. Especially when you are trying to make healthy choices after bariatric surgery. In this article, we are going to focus on the foods and nutrients you should keep a close eye on to make sure you are staying healthy during your […]
–New Study Finds Half of Patients No Longer Taking Antidiabetes Drugs Six Years After Surgery– “People with obesity and type 2 diabetes who had bariatric surgery were significantly less likely to need or start taking diabetes medication six years after bariatric surgery, according to a new study published online this month in JAMA Surgery.” Isn’t it […]
“The evidence continues to mount and our real-world experience continues to show bariatric surgery not only prevents, resolves, and improves obesity-related diseases, but also extends life.” “It continues to amaze me that with all those proof, only between 1 and 2 percent of patients with severe obesity in the United States have bariatric surgery. This needs […]
Mrs. Gerald had severe GERD/Reflux, even after having a previous reflux operation (Nissen Fundoplication). She had developed a recurrence which led to difficulties eating and also severe reflux. Now, after her laparoscopic revision and hiatal hernia repair, she feels great! She is able to eat and drink without difficulties and tolerated her operation very well. […]
Dr. Leithead performed a laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy 5 months ago on Charles. He’s lost 104 pounds and feels great!! Congrats to Charles (Chuck) He states he as regained his life again. I am very proud of him, as I am of all of my patients.
“…Patients with obesity, the 8,385 who got one of three surgical procedures were roughly two times less likely to die over the next four years than were obese patients whose doctors gave them only weight-loss advice and encouragement.” http://www.latimes.com/science/sciencenow/la-sci-sn-weight-loss-surgery-20180116-story.html
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