How long before the operation should I practice the post op diet?

Category
Weight Loss Surgery Diet

Prior to surgery practice the liquid diet for 2 days and transition to the puree diet

What do you mean by a puree diet?

Category
Weight Loss Surgery Diet

When you start the puree diet keep in mind the following guidelines:

What if my cravings don’t go away?

What if my cravings don’t go away?

Category
Healing and Recovery
If you have cravings for specific foods it

Is coffee safe to drink after bariatric surgery?

Category
Weight Loss Surgery Diet

Coffee is one of the most widely consumed beverages worldwide.

Is spicy food dangerous after bariatric surgery?

Category
Weight Loss Surgery Diet

While spicy food tastes good and may have many positive health attributes, the fact t

Does flaked fish have to be pureed? What about sardines?

Category
Weight Loss Surgery Diet

As a general rule the foods during phase II require less chewing that those at a late

Why do I need to dilute juices? Does Crystal Light need the same?

Category
Weight Loss Surgery Diet
Juices have calories and sugar which is why

What do you mean by a puree diet?

Category
Weight Loss Surgery Diet

When you start the puree diet keep in mind the following guidelines:

Can I use spices like basil, oregano and thyme to prepare my food?

Category
Weight Loss Surgery Diet

The idea of using a variety of spices to make food more tasty and appealing is a wond

I am going shopping for my pre and post op diet and wanted a shopping list. Can you tell me what I will need?

Category
Weight Loss Surgery Diet

If you have been scheduled for surgery then you have met with the dietitian a minimum