I am reading an article from Bariatric Times that says as many as 49% of people who've had WLS have had bariatric thiamine deficiency. This can be a fatal condition and is often misdiagnosed as dehydration and other things -- that's because a thiamine
I have been having serious issues related to my digestive tract for the past 2-3 years. Things like serious pain, gas and bloating, distention, constipation, diarrhea, acne, fatigue, hormonal imbalance and whole body inflammation. I have been through m
This is a true story of a patient that was horribly disfigured by her plastic surgeon. She successfully sued him for malpractice, which is a very difficult thing to do since the law is on the surgeon's side owing to heavy lobbyists and the unequivocal
Thirteen years ago, bariatric angel Kristin S. waited with me in the hospital room the day of my bariatric surgery: August 27, 2003. Kristin stayed with me up until the last moment when the nurses brought the gurney to deliver me into my new life. Toda
I've conducted a series on in-depth interview on plastic surgery after weight loss with a couple of plastic surgeons with a specialty in this area. I had so much to learn when I had my plastic surgery in 2013 and would have appreci
More and more leading doctors are discovering that insulin resistance and metabolic syndrome are two primary causes of weight gain that cannot be helped with traditional diet and exercise.
Dr. Robert Lustig author of the New York Times best se