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Pregnancy After Weight Loss Surgery

This topic really caught my attention since Labor and Delivery, Postpartum and Newborn Care were my areas of expertise for 18 years. Now having joined the Bariatric field of nursing, the dynamics related to weight loss surgery and pregnancies are even more apparent to me. Weight loss surgery is growing in popularity as a choice […]

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New Life Center for Bariatric Surgery Relocates in Knoxville

Knoxville, TN – Friday, August 17th, New Life Center for Bariatric Surgery will move to a new location. Dr. Stephen G. Boyce, a Knoxville bariatric surgeon, is expanding the size of his facility to better provide patients with the latest advancements in technology and surgical techniques. The grand opening of the new office will be […]

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Medication Absorption after Bariatric Surgery

Absorption of medications varies with each bariatric procedure. Those patients who have opted for the sleeve or gastric band are usually able to still absorb medications as they did prior to weight loss surgery as the small intestine remains unaltered. Those patients who have undergone the Roux-En-Y gastric bypass, distal bypass, or Biliopancreatic Diversion with […]

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