The wearing of an emergency bracelet or medical id band after WLS is something much discussed on forums and there are those very much for them and those who think they provide minimal help in the case of an emergency. Bracelets and other jewellery or id aids aside, there is however a very real
GUEST POST: If you’re a bariatric patient, you’ve probably heard the “NO NSAIDS” mantra. When you ask “why not?”, the general response is “they can cause ulcers” or something along those lines. Which is true… but do you know why that is? It’s not that I didn’t believe it, but I never understood why that would be.