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Tips for Avoiding Halloween Candy

Monday, October 20th, 2014 Posted in Bariatric surgery, Duodenal switch, Eating healthy, Nutrition, post weight loss surgery tips | No Comments »

If purchasing candy for the trick-or-treaters, buy candy only the kids would enjoy BUT that you DISLIKE. Give away toys or school supplies versus giving away candy. Trying to avoid candy at work? Suggest to your co-workers not to bring candy rather ...

Your “One Pot” Dish: Roasted Chicken with Veggies

Wednesday, August 13th, 2014 Posted in Bariatric surgery, Diabetes, Duodenal switch, Eating healthy, Nutrition, post weight loss surgery tips, Post WLS tips, Protein and calories, Recipes, surgical weight loss, Vertical gastrectomy, weight loss surgery, Weight loss surgery results | No Comments »

Ingredients:  -Organic free range chicken (4 drumsticks, 2 breasts) - 1 can organic stewed tomatoes (no sugar added) -bell pepper slices (~1-2 whole bell peppers, julienned into 1 inch slices) -Seasonings: smoked paprika, black pepper, cayenne pepper, salt -2 Tbsp. drizzled olive oil Directions:  1.  Pre-heat oven ...

In the News: Blood Sugar at the Time of Eating Affects Appetite

Wednesday, July 30th, 2014 Posted in Bariatric surgery, Diabetes, Duodenal switch, Eating healthy, Holidays, News, Nutrition, Research, Vertical gastrectomy | No Comments »

A research was performed on identical twins and their response to foods. The study was trying to show if genetics and upbringing influences patient's response to foods and how much is consumed after seeing those foods. To perform the study, ...

What We Are Loving Right Now: Cold Brewed Coffee

Tuesday, July 15th, 2014 Posted in Bariatric surgery, Duodenal switch, Eating healthy, EsophyX, gastroesophageal reflux disease, GERD, heartburn, LapBand, News, Nutrition, post weight loss surgery tips, Post WLS tips, Protein and calories | No Comments »

Those with chronic heartburn know that the acid in coffee can be a huge culprit for causing heartburn and it can be the reason why they do not drink coffee. Surprisingly enough it is the heating process that causes coffee ...

What to do with all those recipes.

Monday, June 30th, 2014 Posted in Bariatric surgery, Diabetes, Duodenal switch, Eating healthy, gastroesophageal reflux disease, News, Nutrition, post weight loss surgery tips, Post WLS tips, Protein and calories, Recipes, Research, Resources, San Francisco weight loss center, surgical weight loss, Vertical gastrectomy, weight loss plan, weight loss surgery, Weight loss surgery results | No Comments »

Ever find numerous recipes online that you would like to try, but get too overwhelmed with bookmarks, addresses, and websites? There is a solution for this! I recently had a patient contact me asking for help with this exact issue. ...

Start Clean in 2014 Week 2!

Thursday, January 16th, 2014 Posted in Bariatric surgery, Diabetes, Duodenal switch, Eating healthy, Hair loss, LapBand, Nutrition, post weight loss surgery tips, Protein and calories, Recipes, San Francisco weight loss center, Vertical gastrectomy, weight loss surgery, Weight loss surgery results | No Comments »

Thought it has been almost a week since I have posted, I am still staying strong! I only made one accidental mistake this week that actually made me scream.You may laugh, but I screamed when I started to realize what ...

Add Flavor with Herbs: Basil and Mint

Tuesday, August 27th, 2013 Posted in Bariatric surgery, Diabetes, Duodenal switch, Eating healthy, gastroesophageal reflux disease, GERD, heartburn, LapBand, News, Nutrition, post weight loss surgery tips, Post WLS tips, Protein and calories, Roux-en-Y gastric bypass, San Francisco weight loss center, surgical weight loss, Vertical gastrectomy, weight loss plan, weight loss surgery | No Comments »

On the last blog post, we talked about green smoothies and how a green drink could be beneficial for good health and weight maintenance. We discussed the various ingredients that could be used to make healthy and delicious green smoothies. ...

Dear Food, Our friendship isn’t working and I need to move on. Sincerely, The New Me

Wednesday, July 13th, 2011 Posted in Bariatric surgery, Duodenal switch, Eating healthy, LapBand, post weight loss surgery tips, Realize Band, Roux-en-Y gastric bypass, surgical weight loss, Uncategorized, Vertical gastrectomy, weight loss plan, weight loss surgery, Weight loss surgery results | No Comments »

“Food feels like my best friend.” We hear this so often from our weight loss surgery patients. Maybe you can relate. When you’re upset, anxious, despondent, angry, or bored the instant calm that food provides can feel like your greatest ...

Facts on the mini gastric bypass

Friday, October 1st, 2010 Posted in Bariatric surgery, Duodenal switch, LapBand, Realize Band, Roux-en-Y gastric bypass, Vertical gastrectomy, weight loss surgery, Weight loss surgery results | No Comments »

Often leads to bile reflux, gastritis or esophagitis Potentially increases the risk of gastric cancer Not covered by insurance Abandoned as unsafe by virtually all weight loss surgery MD's Luckily, our patients have the option to pick from 4 great, safe surgeries with proven ...

Getting Back on Track

Saturday, August 8th, 2009 Posted in Duodenal switch, Exercise, LapBand, Protein and calories, Realize Band, Roux-en-Y gastric bypass, surgical weight loss, Vertical gastrectomy, weight loss plan, weight loss surgery, Weight loss surgery results | No Comments »

Throughout the surgical weight loss process you’ve developed some great eating habits.  Whether you have the LapBand, Realize Band, Vertical gastrectomy, Roux-en-Y gastric bypass or the Duodenal switch, you’ve worked so hard to maintain them but whether you are months ...