The key to managing the symptoms caused by gastric bypass surgery is to eat a nutritious and balanced diet full of high quality proteins and minerals such as iron, calcium, vitamin D and vitamin B 12. It is important to ... More »

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According to Denise Mann for WebMD, gastric bypass surgery causes patients to change their eating habits permanently. This usually entails consuming several small meals every day and strictly pacing the intake of food to... More »

The Mayo Clinic recommends a four-phase diet after gastric bypass surgery. The first phase is comprised only of liquids such as broth, unsweetened juice, milk and strained cream soup. The second consists of pureed foods ... More »

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The Mayo Clinic recommends a four-phase diet after gastric bypass surgery. The first phase is comprised only of liquids such as broth, unsweetened juice, milk and strained cream soup. The second consists of pureed foods ... More »

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The amount of time it takes to recover from gastric bypass surgery depends on the patient's health and the type of surgery performed. Normal recovery times vary from two to six weeks before patients are able to get back ... More »

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Possible dangers of gastric bypass surgery include wound infections, ulcers, food intolerance, bleeding and digestive problems, states Mayo Clinic. Around 1 to 5 percent of people may develop serious complications, such ... More »

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Patients usually return to normal activities within three to five weeks after gastric bypass surgery, explains WebMD. These weight loss surgeries are typically laparoscopic, but open surgeries may require longer recovery... More »

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