Some pros of bariatric surgery include the health benefits of the accompanying weight loss and the higher quality of life many patients experience, while some cons are the potential complications that affect up to 10 per... More »

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For the first few days after bariatric surgery, an individual consumes primarily sugar-free liquids, according to Mayo Clinic. After a few days, an individual adds pureed foods, such as soft fruits and vegetables, eggs, ... More »

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One-fourth cup of hot cereal with nonfat milk for breakfast and 1/2 cup of low-fat chicken noodle soup for lunch are good meal ideas for two weeks after bariatric surgery, suggests the University of California San Franci... More »

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Bariatric Advantage is a brand of easily digestible nutritional supplements designed for bariatric surgery patients, according to its website. The manufacturer claims that its products are high quality and utilize the mo... More »

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Kidney transplants provide two primary benefits: letting patients enjoy a longer and higher quality life. Doctors use kidney transplants, along with kidney dialysis, as last resorts for keeping patients with failing kidn... More »

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Four common types of bariatric surgery are duodenal switch with biliopancreatic diversion, sleeve gastrectomy, laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding and Roux-en-Y gastric bypass, states Mayo Clinic. These types of proc... More »

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One-fourth cup of hot cereal with nonfat milk for breakfast and 1/2 cup of low-fat chicken noodle soup for lunch are good meal ideas for two weeks after bariatric surgery, suggests the University of California San Franci... More »

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