Many Patients Not Meeting ASMBS Requirements

Many Patients Not Meeting ASMBS Requirements

Alex Brecher
Bariatric surgery patients are at high risk for nutrient deficiencies. Protein may come to mind first, but that’s not the only nutrient of concern. There are several essential vitamins and minerals that are coming up short.  Bariatric surgeons rec...
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How Long Do I Need to Take Vitamins After Weight Loss Surgery?

How Long Do I Need to Take Vitamins After Weight Loss Surgery?

Alex Brecher
Your surgeon or dietitian may have asked you to take bariatric vitamins after weight loss surgery. How long do you need to take them for? The recommendation for taking bariatric vitamins may have been in your package with post-op recovery and diet...
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ASMBS Bariatric Vitamin Guidelines and Easy Ways to Get What You Need

ASMBS Bariatric Vitamin Guidelines and Easy Ways to Get What You Need

Alex Brecher
Are you working hard to get in enough protein and water after bariatric surgery? Great job! Now, those nutrients are critical, but so are a few others. Essential vitamins and minerals are just as important for healthy weight loss. Here is what you...
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