Tag Archives: Gastric

Risks, Complications and Side Effects of Gastric Sleeve Surgery

There are numerous non-surgical methods to lose weight like controlled, low-calorie diet, frequent fat burning workouts, weight loss pills etc. but what if an individual fails to do so despite following strict dietary guidelines and exercise regimen. The answer is weight loss surgery. Patients with morbid obesity do not respond to traditional weight loss means,… Read More »

Symptoms, Causes and Treatment of Gastritis and Gastric Ulcer

Gastritis is a functional abnormality of the stomach characterized by various symptoms, with pain, or heartburn, indigestion and heartburn, the most common. Gastritis may be acute or chronic. In the first case they are older and manifest themselves through phases in which the symptoms are more pronounced and, in acute, occur due to causes more… Read More »

Laparoscopic Gastric Bypass: An Advanced Approach to Weight Loss

Clinically obese patient who have made reasonable attempts to control weight through first-line treatments for obesity including low-calorie dietary therapy, physical activity, behavior modification regimen, and medical treatment can consider weight loss surgery as a last resort. Today, the commonly performed bariatric (weight loss) techniques are the gastric bypass, gastric sleeve surgery, vertical banded gastroplasty… Read More »

Gastric Bypass Surgery Risks, Complications and Dangers

Gastric bypass surgery, just like any other surgeries, has some risks associated with it. This surgery is one of the many Bariatric surgical procedures that can help people who are morbidly obese to lose some of the extra weight. This extra weight can range from a hundred pounds or more than their normal body weight.… Read More »

Growing Beautiful Fingernails After Gastric Bypass Surgery

After gastric sleeve procedure, it’s hard to get proper bariatric nutrition. One of the first places that poor nutrition manifests is in the health and beauty of your nails. Beautiful, long, strong, perfectly polished nails require good nutrition. Your nails are made of laminated layers of protein called keratin. Fingernails grow from the base of… Read More »

Herbal Remedies To Cure Gastric Disorder

Gastritis is the inflammation of stomach due to various reasons associated with digestion. It causes irritation in the stomach and is very unpleasant. Gastritis is caused by alcohol, pain killers, improper food intake etc. Stress and other medical complications also can trigger gastritis. Home remedies are the best for gastritis as they are gentle and… Read More »

Emergency First Aid For Gastric Bypass Dumping Syndrome

For patients of gastric bypass weight loss surgery an episode of pumping syndrome, or rapid gastric emptying, is physically dramatic and lifestyle disruptive. Prior to surgery patients are instructed to avoid sweet processed carbohydrates, greasy fried food and all simple processed carbohydrates in order to avoid pumping syndrome. Some patients who become lactose intolerant with… Read More »