Typically, bariatric surgery is reserved for those with a BMI of 35 and higher
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.
In this video, Suzette Kroll RD, explains what you need to eat after surgery to be successful.
In this video, Suzette Kroll RD, explains what mindful eating is and offers techniques to eating after surgery to avoid negative complications such as cramping, back pain, hiccuping and vomiting.
In this video, Suzette Kroll RD, talks about the different kinds of protein shakes available and offers advice on how to make your own protein shakes.
The Very Low Calorie Diet (VLCD) is a preoperative diet used to prepare the body and organs for surgery. It specifically designed to...
Forty percent of people living in the United States struggle with obesity. In this video, Dr. Guillermo Higa sits down with The Morning Blend to discuss why obesity rates are so high and what options are available to people who struggle with their weight.