What You Need to Know About Nutritional Supplements

Aug 15, 2016 Alex Brecher 3 min read

Dietary supplements are almost sure to be part of your daily routine after weight loss surgery or when you are dedicating yourself to health and weight loss. When you get the nutrients you need, you’re doing yourself all kinds of favors, including keeping up your energy and metabolism, maintaining bone and joint health, and strengthening your immune system. Staying nourished even lowers your risk for chronic conditions such as heart disease, diabetes, some types of cancer, and dementia.

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The Vitamins You Need – Your Way

Jun 23, 2016 Alex Brecher 2 min read

When you’re losing weight, you can’t afford to ignore vitamins and minerals. Come up short on these essential nutrients, and you could be in for all kinds of trouble from anemia, fatigue, and a slowed metabolism to nerve damage and bone loss. Your risk of deficiencies jumps when you cut back on your food intake to lose weight, and it increases even further in weight loss surgery patients with certain procedures, such as the gastric bypass, that block nutrient absorption.

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Iron: Your Weight Loss Friend

Apr 21, 2016 Alex Brecher 2 min read

What if you found out about a calorie-free nutrient that could give you more energy, help you lose weight, and even boost your immune system? What if you could get that nutrient from a simple pill or daily supplement? We’re not talking about a gimmick here! We’re talking about the mineral iron.

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FAQs: Bariatric Vitamins

Jan 25, 2016 Alex Brecher 3 min read

Bariatric vitamins can be an important part of your weight loss and healthy diet, but they’re not always easy to understand. It’s can be hard to find out why you should take them and which ones you need. In fact, some of the most common questions we get are about bariatric vitamins.  So, here are a few frequently asked questions on bariatric vitamins, along with their answers.

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