Gastric bypass surgery
Of the many queries we receive regarding various surgical procedures, weight loss surgical related ones ranks top. Obesity has turned into a national health epidemic in many developed nations. Thanks to the advancements in medicine and increased awareness among public, not only do we consider obesity ‘a disease’ but also have developed scientific methods that can efficiently curb the issue at its root. Gastric bypass surgery, one of the most popular weight loss surgeries, is a true blessing to many of us who suffer from morbid obesity.
How does Gastric Bypass surgery work?
How is the recovery like? Is it too painful?
How much weight loss happens? In what time?
Who is a candidate for Gastric bypass surgery?
After undergoing gastric bypass surgery, patients are strictly advised to be on a liquid diet. A typical diet regimen include clear broth and diluted fruit juices for the first week and a blended sugar free diet for the consecutive two weeks. Even after the diet restrictions are removed, you will notice that where previously you could gulp in an entire cup of food in a single sitting, your hunger cravings have significantly reduced post gastric bypass surgery.