Gastric bypass is surgery that is done to help you lose weight. After the surgery, you will not be able to eat as much as before, and your body will not absorb all the calories from the food you eat.
Bariatric surgery - gastric bypass; Roux-en-Y gastric bypass; Gastric bypass - Roux-en-Y
This surgery helps you lose weight by changing how your stomach and small intestine handle the food you eat.Read more
It's important to screen for protein deficiency after gastric bypass weight-loss surgery. The process of weight-loss after gastric... Read more »
Now that your weight loss surgery has been performed successfully, have some water. Good. Now have some more water. Great. Excellent. Now... Read more »
According to Dr. Edward Eaton Mason - the father of bariatric surgery - the common misunderstanding of gastric bypass surgery is that... Read more »
Congratulations, you've taken the first big step toward a healthier (and slimmer) you! But that's where the questions seem to begin. ... Read more »
It is inevitable; at some point you are going to need an upper endoscopy and/or colonoscopy. Many people fear the discomfort that they... Read more »