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There are four phases to a diet after having gastric bypass surgery.  Phase 1 is a liquid diet and can be started 1 to 2 days after surgery...
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I highly recommend you go for follow up. If you can't go to the doctor who did your surgery, then find another bariatric surgeon that can follow...
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I had gastric bypass 4/2012 and I have had abdominal pain recurring and relieved off and on since November. I was diagnosed with and umbilical hernia...
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In some people who have had gastric bypass surgery, sources of sugar tend to cause dumping syndrome, but that doesn't seem to be the case for you...
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What is most concerning is that you don't check your blood sugars often. It's possible that an infection could increase your sugars, but you...
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Good for you for taking control of the situation and heading to the gym! Taking that first step is always the hardest.It's very frustrating when...
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Hello, I happen to see your question and just wanted to input on it. I have a family member who had gastric bypass and it seemed maybe a year later...
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A blood test can check for antibodies to the chickenpox virus (varicella virus). The presence of antibodies means you've had...
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Have your thyroid checked. I experienced the same thing and found out I had an over active thyroid.
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In this information about the Pros and Cons of Weight Loss Surgery, there is a section on who is a candidate.  It doesn't mention anyting...
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Most experts agree it's possible to have some sort of bariatric (weight loss) surgery after having had a fundoplication. As you probably know...
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This is something you should definitely talk to your doctor about. Some doctors do recommend that their patients not drink alcohol after gastric...
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I can't find any studies on eosinophilic esophagitis and bariatric surgery (gastric bypass), specifically, so I don't know if it's been...
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Assuming you were fertile before the surgery, yes. In standard gastric bypass surgery, the surgeon makes an incision in the belly and cuts out most...
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There has been much discussion about the low absorption of medications after gastric bypass surgery. In your case, the absorption should not be...
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