Stay Aware: Duodenal Switch Weight Loss Surgery Complications

Posted by Jason Radecke on Wed, Jul 06, 2016

When researching and selecting any bariatric surgery, it is important to educate yourself on the possible complications, keeping yourself fully prepared for any outcome or situation that may arise after your surgery. There are certain complications associated with all bariatric surgeries, but also some specific or more likely to arise during a biliopancreatic diversion with duodenal switch. Unfortunately many weight loss surgery complications are at the fault of the patient for not being aware of and following the guidelines. The duodenal switch is one of the most complicated weight loss surgeries, but if you are educated and prepared, you can aim for the best outcome.

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8 Things to Know Before Having Weight Loss Surgery

Posted by Patrick Domkowski on Tue, May 03, 2016

Weight loss surgery is not something to be entered into lightly. Of course for many people having weight loss surgery makes a lot of sense. Your life is going to change radically depending on the different types of weight loss surgery you could have. Here are 8 things you should consider as you investigate having weight loss surgery.

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10 Tips for Drinking Your Water Requirement After Bariatric Surgery

Posted by Patrick Domkowski on Fri, Apr 15, 2016

Making a lifestyle change is never easy. It takes a certain level of dedication and focus, especially in the beginning. This is true even after Bariatric Surgery. Self-discipline is not something everyone masters at a young age but if you're serious about keeping your weight off you'll have to maintain a steady focus of your goals and aspirations. The first step to reaching them is meeting the water requirement of 64 ounces per day after you've undergone your surgery. Below is a list of helpful tips to encourage you to keep your spirits high and your goals in reach.

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5 Things I Wish I’d Known About Weight Loss Surgery

Posted by Patrick Domkowski on Tue, Mar 29, 2016

Deciding whether to have weight loss surgery can be one of the biggest decisions of your life. Anyone who chooses to have surgery for weight loss, should do so with as much information on the subject as possible. The following is an overview of 5 things most people who have weight loss surgery wish they had known before having the procedure.

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How to Tighten Loose Skin After Weight Loss Surgery

Posted by Patrick Domkowski on Wed, Mar 09, 2016

No matter where you are on your weight loss journey, you are probably concerned about the changes that are going to start happening with your body. This is normal, and while losing weight is a wonderful for your body, mind, and soul, it can still cause feelings of anxiety when you starting noticing excess skin after weight loss surgery.

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Get Rid of Excess Skin After Weight Loss Surgery

Posted by Jason Radecke on Fri, Feb 19, 2016

After working hard to drop those extra pounds, but you can easily get discouraged when you are left with excess skin after weight loss surgery, even though the numbers on the scale keep dropping. While it may be easy to have the mindset that you should be happy with your results so far and that you shouldn’t worry about the excess skin after weight loss, you need to know that you deserve to be completely happy with your body.

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Is Skin Removal after Weight Loss Surgery a Good Idea?

Posted by Jason Radecke on Mon, Feb 15, 2016

You have taken a huge step in your life and had bariatric surgery. You followed the pre-surgery diet and kept up with your exercise and diet routine, and now you are within a few pounds of reaching your goal weight. The scale shows that you have lost an extraordinary amount of weight, but you may feel like the effort was in slighted because of the excess skin that now sits on your stomach, thighs, and arms.

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Bariatric Supplements: Which Vitamins Do I Really Need?

Posted by Jason Radecke on Wed, Oct 14, 2015

After weight loss surgery, you have to adapt to many new things, and one of the most important is taking a bariatric supplement or multivitamin every day. While there be some differences between what your family practice and bariatric physician recommends, it should generally be the same.

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WLS Tips: How to Manage Anxiety After Surgery

Posted by Jason Radecke on Wed, Jul 15, 2015

Weight loss surgery is a life changing event, and you can start to feel anxiety after surgery for many reasons. Whether you are scared of upcoming social and relationship changes or the adjustments that you need to make to your daily routines when it comes to exercise and your eating habits, know that you are not alone when you are having these feelings.

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What to Do When Your Gastric Sleeve Weight Loss Stalls

Posted by Patrick Domkowski on Thu, May 07, 2015

Before you start reading this article, you need to know something. Hitting a weight loss plateau after gastric sleeve surgery is common and completely normal. Many times patients will experience rapid weight loss immediately following the procedure, and then their weight loss will stall. When you feel your weight becoming less gradual and more stabilized, this is not a sign for you to give up. Before you get discouraged, consider this article to help you overcome your gastric sleeve weight loss stall.

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