Leptin is a hormone that your body produces to tell your brain to stop eating because it feels full.
Pan-hypopituitarism is a rare condition of inadequate or absent production of the anterior pituitary hormones.
There are many factors that we use to determine which weight loss surgery is best for each patient. Those typically on the lower end of the BMI scale...
Constipation can be a problem during your pre-op and post-op diets depending on what you are consuming.
Vomitting after bariatric surgery is not a typical side effect and there are usually underlying causes for it.
In this video, Dr. Matthew Weiner talks about the variables that may cause your honeymoon period to be longer or shorter and answers a viewer’s question about her specific situation.
I’m sure you’ve heard it said before that “weight loss surgery is the easy way out.” But no one who has ever had the surgery has ever said that.
Many people believe that weight loss after bariatric surgery is a continuous, methodical, downward trajectory from the moment you leave the hospital until you’ve reached your desired number.
Most people go into bariatric surgery with a weigh loss number. The number of pounds they want to lose in order to feel satisfied with their results.
Bilio-pancreatic diversion with duodenal switch (also called Duodenal switch), is a complex bariatric surgery wherein the stomach is “sleeved” and a significant portion of the intestines are bypassed.