Laparoscopic Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass-Safe and Preventative

I was recently reading the American College of surgeons (ACS) monthly publication and stumbled upon an interesting article entitled “Laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (LRYGB) safe, preventative for diabetic patients.”  Reading this article underlined the importance of educating both patients and physicians in our community on the value of bariatric surgery, especially the laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric…
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Breakfast at 10:31 a.m.

This week, McDonald's began serving their breakfast menu for the entire day. If you crave an Egg McMuffin sandwich at 3 p.m. in the afternoon, you can now order one. This all-day breakfast launch from McDonald's pleased the 100,000 requests from customers who wanted to order breakfast whenever they wanted. McDonald's policy was to stop serving…
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The Dangers of Snacking after Bariatric Surgery

Snacking is a pattern of eating small amounts of food all day. When you have bariatric surgery, your stomach can hold around three ounces per meal, limiting your intake. If you limit your intake after bariatric surgery and follow the diet protocol provided by your surgeon’s office, you will eat the appropriate amount to lose weight.…
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