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Healthy Eating after Bariatric Surgery

Many questions arise as a patient contemplates bariatric surgery. What will life be life after surgery? What can I eat? How will my diet change? How much can I eat? These are all common questions. As you go through the … Continue reading

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Diabetes: What You Should Know about This Serious Disease

Diabetes is a serious problem throughout America. Over 25.8 million American children and adults are diabetic, which equates to 8.3 percent of our population. When doctors discuss diabetes, they are usually referring to one of two types of diabetes  – … Continue reading

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Control the Craving

Craving: great or eager desire; yearning Whether you are preparing for surgery or you are focusing on weight loss/maintenance after surgery, cravings can pose a challenge in your everyday life. Cravings can be the result of not eating the right … Continue reading

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Alcohol Consumption After Bariatric Surgery

The weather is warmer, BBQ season is here and social gatherings are taking place. This means that alcohol is more abundant and the opportunity to consume it is all around. Is it okay to have a drink? What should you … Continue reading

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Welcome from Hallmark Health System’s Center for Weight Management and Weight Loss Surgery

Welcome! As the Director of Hallmark Health System’s Center for Weight Management and Weight Loss Surgery, I would like to take this opportunity to welcome you to our new blog. Our Center is designated by the American Society of Metabolic … Continue reading

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Starting the Bariatric Surgery Process

The bariatric pre-surgical process will last approximately three to six months, depending on your insurance requirements and your level of commitment to the program.  Hallmark Health System’s (HHS) Center for Weight Management and Weight Loss Surgery staff can assist you … Continue reading

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