Reasons You’re Not Losing Weight Fast Enough After Bariatric Surgery

Currently in the U.S., patients seeking weight loss through bariatric surgery have four options: adjustable gastric banding, sleeve gastrectomy, Rouxen-Y gastric bypass, and biliopancreatic diversion with duodenal switch. Each surgery is different and performing physicians consider each patient’s needs before deciding upon the best course of action. While bariatric surgery exists as an option when … Read more

Gut Bacteria Changes with Weight-Loss Surgery

Weight loss surgery is medically referred to as Bariatric Surgery, which is an invasive procedure used on patients who normally are obese or want to get rid of excess body fat. Recent studies conducted in Sweden suggest that gut bacteria found after bariatric surgery encourages further natural weight loss potential. According to the study, patients … Read more

Weighing Your Options: Is Weight Loss Surgery a Good Option?

Especially among medical professionals, the discussion regarding the appropriateness of bariatric procedures is a heated one. With strong proponents on either side of the argument, who’s right? Is bariatric surgery a healthy, valid way to lose weight, or a dangerous tool that fails to promote healthy behavioral change While the jury’s out on the appropriateness … Read more

Pro-Stat Sugar Free – Who Can Use it?

Check out our recent video of one of our favorite products- Pro-Stat!  The sugar-free medical food is not only a great product for pressure ulcers and wounds, but it’s also a great product for bariatric surgery as well as other conditions. Like what you see? Check out Pro-Stat at our online store.