Our Favorite Bariatric Vitamin Brands

by Nashua Nutrition Admin

Our Favorite Bariatric Vitamin Brands

If you or a loved one has just had bariatric surgery, you’ll need to be aware of how your lifestyle is going to change moving forward. Based on the recommendations from the National Center for Biotechnology Information, you should only be consuming between 400 and 900 calories a day and a minimum of 65 to 75 grams of protein. After surgery, you’ll need to cut down dramatically on the amount of food you eat, but your body will still need lots of vitamins and minerals, including calcium, vitamin D and B12. You should be taking a multivitamin, but that won’t...

What Bariatric Vitamins Do I Need After Weight Loss Surgery?

by Nashua Nutrition Admin

What Bariatric Vitamins Do I Need After Weight Loss Surgery?

According to the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery, 196,000 people underwent bariatric surgery in the United States, so if you are thinking about receiving this type of surgery, you are not alone. There are some things you should know regarding your health and bariatric diet.

Celebrate a New and Better You With Celebrate Vitamins

by Jenna

Following weight-loss surgery, patients are limited as to how much they can eat as the procedure utilizes staples or bands to reduce the stomach to only about 10 percent of what it was. Because the surgery makes the stomach smaller, it can be difficult to receive the vitamins and minerals needed for good health. The body may also have problems absorbing nutrients in addition to the lack of nutrition in the diet, ultimately leading to malnutrition. Post-bariatric patients may experience lightheadedness or even fainting due to lack of essential nutrients, and malnutrition often causes moodiness and irritability as well as...

How Bariatric Advantage Can Help After Weight Loss Surgery

by Jenna

Medical weight loss is becoming increasingly more frequent and relevant, transforming many lives for the better. Of course, in order to achieve and maintain a healthy shape for life as well as to decrease the risk of health issues, it’s important to consider what to do after that surgery. In most cases, patients need to learn to eat healthy and avoid the harmful habits that led them to become obese in the first place and ensure the body receives essential nutrients it needs to function properly. Because the surgery makes the stomach smaller, it can be even more difficult to...

Product FAQ’s

by Jenna

Answers to health and weight loss FAQs How can I suppress my appetite at night? How do I overcome my weight loss plateau? When should I take protein after a workout? Is a high protein diet only for people trying to bulk up? How can I snack without derailing my entire diet? What do I do when dieting just isn’t enough? Do Health Direct supplements really work? What are the best supplements to take after Bariatric Surgery? How can meal replacements help me with my weight loss goals? What are the benefits of sports nutrition? How do I choose the...