Benefits of Using Bariatric Advantage Following Weight Loss Surgery

by Jenna

Weight loss surgery can be very effective in battling obesity and its severe health consequences. Surgery; however, is not a magic fix, and patients have to learn how to eat healthfully in order to avoid gaining the weight back and then some. Malnutrition can develop following the surgery with the absorption rate or intake of nutrients reduced that can adversely affect a patient’s health. In addition, many patients can no longer tolerate certain foods such as meat and dairy products after surgery which can make it more difficult to get the essential nutrients the body needs. Because the stomach has...