Tag: <span>Preparation</span>

I’m having my weight loss surgery tomorrow, and I’m both nervous and excited about it! In fact, I’m finding it hard to concentrate on anything else. My mind keeps spinning with thoughts about what it might be like after the surgery. I’ve read all about it, but it still feels…

Surgery

Pretty much everyone that is having bariatric surgery is required to follow a restrictive diet for the two weeks before surgery. The idea of the diet is primarily to help shrink the liver. The liver sits in front of the stomach and the surgeon will need to move it out…

Diet

I feel very lucky that my employer gives me private health insurance. Without it I think my experience of being referred for bariatric surgery would be considerably different. My oncologist had said to me that he wanted to refer to me to some colleagues to deal with my weight, but…

Surgery