Gastric Sleeve TX Blog

 

Recipe Rally

 
March 21st, 2013

This is something new that we are going to try out (hopefully on a monthly basis). I am always in need of some additional healthy recipes and what better of a resource than using our technology smarts and friends to find some good ones!? How it works – I’ll pick a food or category and […]

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Read Labels

 
March 21st, 2013

Don’t believe the marketing on the front of the box. Read the label, especially the ingredients! And avoid foods with added sugars. Common names to watch out for – anhydrous dextrose, brown sugar, confectioner’s powdered sugar, corn syrup, corn syrup solids, dextrose, fructose, high-fructose corn syrup (HFCS), honey, invert sugar, lactose, malt syrup, maple syrup, […]

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Advantages of the Gastric Sleeve

 
August 29th, 2012

There has always been this debate on whether one weight-loss surgery is “better” than the other. There are a variety of options to choose from including the adjustable gastric band (lap-band), gastric bypass, gastric sleeve, gastric plication, and duodenal switch. However, is one truly superior over another? Probably not. It really depends on a number […]

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