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How Does the Intra Gastric Balloon Work

How Does the Intra Gastric Balloon Work? All you need to know

The Gastric Balloon is a straightforward apparatus for gastric surgery that is implanted into the stomach in order to induce short-term and speedy weight loss. Through the use of a camera that passes through the mouth and into the stomach, a pliable and inflatable balloon made of silicone is positioned inside the stomach of the patient. After being placed in the stomach, the balloon that was previously empty is then inflated with sterile saline. This… 

common complaints after gastric bypass surgery

What are some common complaints after gastric bypass surgery & The Solutions

We don’t think you will have all of these common complaints after gastric bypass surgery, but if you do, we want you to know how to fix them. It’s a good idea to write down anything strange that happens and what you did before and after it. If your diet stage allows for it, try to eat more fruits, vegetables, and grains that are whole. 2. If you are unable to increase the amount of… 

Gastric Sleeve Surgery Side Effects and Challenges

Gastric Sleeve Surgery Side Effects and Challenges

The most common Gastric Sleeve Surgery Side Effects and Challenges include: Pregnancy Regaining of weight Sagging skin Digestive problems Possible digestive issues that might happen after gastric sleeve surgery include: Vitamin and mineral deficiency Vomiting and nausea An intolerance to specific foods Gallstones Indigestion Gastroesophageal reflux disease or GERD Around one in every five patients will experience GERD in the first year after surgery. There is good news as this is a short-term issue. After… 

Gastric Sleeve Surgery dubai

What is the Gastric Sleeve Surgery? what you need to know

Gastric Sleeve Surgery is a surgical procedure for weightloss. It is a restrictive operation that makes your stomach smaller so that you will feel fuller more quickly and eat less food. This Gastric Sleeve Surgery procedure involves the removal of more than half of your stomach. The reduction is performed surgically by removing a portion along the greater curvature of the stomach. After your surgery, only a vertical tube about the size of a banana… 

The Health Improvements of the Adjustable Gastric Banding and Weight Loss djustable Gastric Banding

The Health Improvements of the Adjustable Gastric Banding and Weight Loss

What can you realistically expect in terms of improvement to your health with the Adjustable Gastric Banding and Weight Loss? It is true that some band patients experience the disappearance of high blood pressure, sleep apnea, and other debilitating illnesses. They can potentially experience the permanent remission of other illnesses such as diabetes. But just how is that possible? And how do health improvements with the Adjustable Gastric Banding compare with those of other weight-loss… 

Who is a Adjustable Gastric Band suitable for

Who is a Adjustable Gastric Band suitable for?

When we look back on our lives each of us can identify certain major milestones. Some were the result of events that we couldn’t control. Others were things that we specifically caused to happen by virtue of our own actions. Making major decisions of this nature takes courage, whether they be buying a home, changing jobs, or deciding to do something definitive about chronic obesity. Every patient I see has a different story to tell… 

Is the Adjustable Gastric Band Really Bariatric Surgery

Is the Adjustable Gastric Band Really Bariatric Surgery?

I am often asked Is the Adjustable Gastric Band Really Bariatric Surgery? all bariatric operations are classified as restrictive or malabsorptive, or in some cases, both. A restrictive procedure physically limits the amount of food you can eat, while a malabsorptive operation reduces the amount of food that can be absorbed in the process of digestion. The adjustable gastric band is classified as a purely restrictive procedure. However, what makes it different from all other… 

Dieting and Exercising but not losing Weight .. Why

Dieting and Exercising but not losing Weight .. Why?

Let’s face it. Trying to lose weight is tough. If it were simple, you wouldn’t be reading this post, right? On the other hand, for most of us, gaining weight is very easy. The reasons are as varied as are our personalities, but suffice it to say that readily available, high-calorie foods and a sedentary lifestyle lead the list of causes for obesity. Most of us eat way too much of the wrong things, and… 

After Weight Loss Surgery

After Weight Loss Surgery: What Do I Do? What Do I Eat?

Most experienced bariatric surgeons work with a team of professionals to help manage patients both pre- and postoperatively. Usually, the team will consist of the surgeon, a physician, a dietician, an exercise therapist, and a social worker or other mental health professional. This team works together to help patients manage their body and mind as they notice rapid changes over the first year after surgery; all members of the team are essential to long-term success.…