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Recipes for life after weight-loss surgery [electronic resource] : Delicious Dishes for Nourishing the New You. Margaret Furtado.

Furtado, Margaret. (Author).
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  • ISBN: 9781616734152 (electronic bk)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource
  • Publisher: Beverly : Fair Winds Press, 2009.

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Summary, etc.: Learn how to eat right after weight loss surgery.In the past decade or so, there have been explosive increases in both the incidence of severe obesity and weight loss; bariatric-surgery. It has been shown that the incidence of bariatric surgical procedures has increased over 600% in the last decade. It is estimated that approximately 200,000 Americans - and another 200,000 adults world wide - will undergo a bariatric operation in 2006. This dramatic increase in operative cases is in part a testament to the safety and efficacy of the currently performed surgical procedures including the roux-en-Y gastric bypass, laparoscopic adjustable gastric band, and the biliopancreatic diversion - with or without duodenal switch.Weight loss surgery is not a magic bullet, but with life-long positive lifestyle habits, including a healthy diet, you may be able to enjoy vibrant health you have never felt before. Once the surgery is over, there is a lifelong maintenance ...
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Subject: Nonfiction.
Cooking & Food.
Genre: Electronic books.

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