Diet + Gastric Bypass Q&A
I know there is a diet to follow, but is there any room for an occasional slice of pizza, chips, etc.? READ MORE
I can't eat for two - I don't even eat for one. Will the dietary restrictions and vitamin supplements post-surgery affect my ability to get... READ MORE
I know that a liquid diet is a requirement after surgery, I've also heard that I will need to be on one pre-surgery. What I want to know is how... READ MORE
And, if so, do most surgeons have one on-staff on do I need to go somewhere else and get "cleared" before the doctor will operate on me? READ MORE
My surgeon usually requires a mandatory lifestyle course where patients learn about diet and exercise. However, he's said he's going to exempt... READ MORE
I am a 24 year old female, 5'9'' tall, and I weigh 255 pounds. Despite dieting and exercising when I can. I am never able to loose more than a few... READ MORE
I want to get this weight off as quick as possible. I want to exercise and eat right and become healthier. I am stuck between the bypass and sleeve. I... READ MORE
I'm 28 I've always been 100 ponds or more over my weight I am 295 ponds at my most. I've tried exercise, dieting, weight loss supplements. I have four... READ MORE
Can I continue to lose weight with diet and exercise after the bariatric surgery has brought me to my final weight?
I used an online calculator to assess how much weight I am projected to lose. I am 4'11 and 236lbs. It said I can expect to weigh around 145lbs a year... READ MORE
I'm considering gastric sleeve surgery. I've read you need a liquid diet afterwards. What will I be eating 6-12 months later?
What will or should I be eating 6 months or a year after surgery? READ MORE
I've gained back 60 pounds three years after gastric bypass. I watch what I eat and I walk every day. The active intestine becoming more... READ MORE
Would I be a good candidate for bariatric surgery? What is your professional opinion and which one should I get?
I am 25 years old ,5"8 and 268 pounds. my BMI is 41. I have been over weight most of my life. I have bad knees and ankles and frequently injure myself... READ MORE
I have a bmi of 25 and want a gastric bypass. I have been trying to loose weight for the past 10 years and cannot seem to get close to my ideal... READ MORE
Ten years ago I had Roux-en-y gastric bypass surgery. I lost approximately 90 lbs. In the past 2 years I've regained 20 and I am trying to lose... READ MORE
I am 7/8 months from having surgery when can I eat bread ? READ MORE
Had RNY surgery 2001 lost 90lbs have gained back 45. Can i reshrink my pouch with diet? should i increase protein? balding is so bad but very... READ MORE
I know that I can't eat everything I used to and that I should cut down on high fat and high sugar foods. However, I wanted to know if there were... READ MORE
5 years on and I have put back almost all the weight I lost. I have had my band checked and they say it is working ok. How can I kick start loosing... READ MORE