Weight Loss Surgery is Better Than Medication at Managing Diabetes

Managing type 2 diabetes can be difficult, and usually includes a regimen of insulin and dietary restriction to maintain healthy blood sugar levels. However, according to a new study called Stampede, conducted by Cleveland Clinic researchers and published in The New...

Common Symptoms of Dumping Syndrome

If you are planning to undergo weight loss surgery, it is very likely that you have heard of dumping syndrome. This digestive issue is common in patients who have undergone weight loss surgery, and although it sounds uncomfortable, it can be avoided with proper eating...

What Is Good Nutrition for Bariatric Patients?

Prior to undergoing a bariatric procedure, patients receive education and counseling on how to change their intake and eating habits to prepare for life after surgery. Patients typically follow a diet that is similar to what will be required of them after surgery....

How to Begin Exercising After Weight Loss Surgery

Weight loss surgery is one of the first steps to reclaiming your health and confidence after obesity. However, in order to truly reap the benefits in your body and mind, exercise is essential. If you have not exercised a great deal before, or are afraid to start after...

Pros and Cons of Pregnancy After Weight Loss

Pregnancy changes your body in ways you never thought possible. If you have been dreaming of bringing a little one into the world but are unsure about the rumors you’ve heard regarding pregnancy after weight loss surgery, worry no more. We understand that both weight...