WLS patients tell me that some of the pills they are prescribed to take post-surgery are huge! I have never been prescribed some of the ones they mention (like Forceval) but can well understand their anxiety about taking something like looks so big. Many teams will look to offer soluble variations of medications but
Those of you who are regular visitors to our website may well have noticed something a little different today – we’ve had a bit of a makeover! Not so drastic that you don’t recognise us or think you’ve clicked through to the wrong place but hopefully enough to see a few changes (and
The latest mid-winter Bariatric Cookery Newsletter is now out and has some great healthy and comforting recipe ideas for bariatric-friendly food. It also has some ideas on how to combat the usual New Year diet madness and some pointers for moving positively through the coming months for successful weight-loss, maintenance and handling regain.
I haven’t quite got my head around my new year plans and resolutions as yet, but I have been reading quite a bit about changing my mindset to make it more of a reality rather than a pipe dream. I have documented before my struggle with setting exercise goals (and tried various different
It’s beginning to feel a lot like Christmas … with just about 3 weeks to go we’re getting into the spirit here at Bariatric Cookery – we’ve decorated the door, started preparing food, begun to buy and wrap presents, made plans and generally been ‘coaching/mentoring/urging ourselves and each other’ to stick to things