Life after surgery

EasyBlog

This is some blog description about this site

Life after bariatric surgery can be exciting as you make changes to steer you towards a healthier life. It’s important to know what to expect after weight-loss surgery so that you can prepare for what lies ahead.  Learn how to deal with risks and complications following surgery, how to plan meals, and how to plan for pregnancy. 

NYU program teaches surgery patients how to eat out

To help LAP-BAND patients adjust to the realities of dining out after surgery, a weight-loss surgery center in New York regularly treats its patients to dinners out.

“One of the things after you have bariatric surgery, particularly the LAP-BAND surgery, there's anxiety about what you are going to be able to eat to blend into normal society and eat restaurant meals,” says Dr, George Fielding of the NYU Langone Weight Management Program.

Continue reading
1014 Hits
0 Comments

Plastic Surgery after Major Weight Loss: Management of Back Rolls

Plastic Surgery after Major Weight Loss: Management of Back Rolls

Plastic surgery to address rolls on the back is becoming increasingly popular due to the number of people experiencing major weight loss after bariatric surgery.

Continue reading
1067 Hits
0 Comments

Post-surgery liquid diet: what is required?

Following bariatric surgery, you will be on a liquid diet for up to several weeks as your body heals and you adjust to the changes in your digestive system. Your doctor may also require you to begin your liquid diet several days prior to surgery, which will make your post-surgery adjustment easier.

Continue reading
1594 Hits
0 Comments

Do You Have Excess Skin from Weight Loss? Donate It

Do You Have Excess Skin from Weight Loss? Donate It

Weight-loss surgery patients sometimes undergo additional surgery to remove excess skin once their weight has stabilized. That excess skin can actually be donated for use in a variety of medical procedures.

Continue reading
4915 Hits
0 Comments

Timing of plastic surgery after weight loss

Timing of plastic surgery after weight loss

After weight-loss surgery, the skin that was previously stretched out due to excess weight will often not be able to tighten on its own. Many patients are left with loose or sagging skin, which can be corrected through plastic surgery, or body contouring.

Continue reading
1102 Hits
0 Comments
Log in Register
CLOSE PANEL OPEN PANEL
This is content for slide out panel.