Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
This board is ideal for individuals going through Bariatric Surgery. Specifically, it will focus on products, ideas and recommendations for the lap band, gastric bypass &/or gastric sleeve procedures. Information given on this board is intended for general use and should not replace specific suggestions given to you by your primary care physician or surgeon.
Proti DIET Products, available online only, great for post surgery (image from www.protifoods.com)
Products | P28 | Original High Protein Foods
Better n' Peanut Butter is a low fat peanut butter, available at many grocery stores (image from www.betternpeanut...)
Diet shown to be critical factor in improving type 2 diabetes after bariatric surgery. Image from: www.sciencedaily....
WLS Card Friendly Restaurants The following are restaurants identified by ObesityHelp members as accepting WLS cards or offering an open children’s menu to all ages. Golden Corral Olive Garden Chili’s Applebee’s Red Lobster Denny’s Cracker Barrel Outback Steak House The Keg *Many of these establishments are privately owned. Contact your local restaurant in advance to see what they offer. Cards are not accepted at all restaurants
this Restaurant Card can get you smaller portions at certain restaurants after surgery (image from www.obesityhelp.com)
A Little Exercise Goes a Long Way - Imade from: www.dailyrx.com/...
Yoplait Greek 100 Great high protein, low sugar yogurt. Use 2 weeks post-operation or when soft foods are introduced.
Yoplait - Greek 100 Yogurt
Bariatric Surgery Vitamins
Interesting connection between Bariatric Surgery and Liver Failure Risk
Muscle Milk Light Vanilla Creme - Tasty protein powder for pre and post baraitric surgery
GNC Total Lean™ Lean Shake™ 25 - Rich Chocolate - GNC - good protein shake options for pre and post bariatric surgery
GNC Total Lean™ Lean Shake™ 25 - Rich Chocolate
Nature's Bounty Vitamin B Complex Sublingual Liquid - appropriate B-complex supplement for pre and post bariatric surgery
High protein chips- 10gm of protein per bag. Use as a snack post surgery once following a "regular healthy low fat diet"
Powdered peanut butter, just add water! 85% less fat than regular peanut butter. Use during week 5 of post operation diet or whenever adopting a "healthy low fat diet"
High protein snack. Use during week 5 post operation or when following a "regular healthy diet"
High protein, gluten free cereal for post operation. Use after week 4 post operation or when on "soft, ground, moist" diet
High protein jello & yogurt. Use jello during week 1 post operation. 80 calories, 15gm protein healthwisenri.com... Use yogurt after week 2 post operation.