How To Manage Dumping Syndrome After Bariatric Surgery

How To Manage Dumping Syndrome after Bariatric Surgery

Bariatric surgery is a life-changing procedure. It offers the promise of substantial weight loss and improved health. However, it comes with its own set of challenges. One common postoperative issue is dumping syndrome, a condition that can be uncomfortable and even debilitating if not properly managed. In this article, we’ll explore what dumping syndrome is […]

Pregnancy after Bariatric Surgery

Pregnancy after bariatric surgery or weight loss surgery. Considerations

Pregnancy after bariatric surgery is very possible and fertility is often improved, but there are some important considerations to remember. Bariatric surgery can significantly impact a person’s body weight, metabolism, and nutrient absorption. These changes can affect both the mother and the developing foetus during pregnancy. What are the primary considerations for pregnancy after bariatric […]

Diet After Bariatric Surgery: Prioritise your Protein

Prioritise your protein

After bariatric surgery, you will find that the dietitians at Blackrock Weight Care will frequently ask about your protein intake. ‘Prioritise your protein’ is a turn of phrase we like to use. But why is protein so important after bariatric surgery? Importance of Protein Protein has many different roles to play within the body. It […]

Diet after Bariatric Surgery? What do I eat?

If you are considering bariatric surgery, you may wonder what your food intake will look like following surgery. The answer is quite different! Blackrock WeightCare dietitians will be on hand to guide you through the changes, answer your questions and keep in touch with you as you recover from surgery. We are always on hand […]