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What to expect at your final pre-op visit with the Nurse Practitioner

What to Expect at your Pre-Op prior to Bariatric Surgery By Sherril M. Boozer RN, MSN, FNP-BC The Preop Visit is a very important step in preparing for bariatric surgery. This appointment usually occurs 2 weeks before surgery in the New Life Center for Bariatric Surgery offices at Turkey Creek Medical Center. At this appointment, […]

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Knoxville Bariatric Surgeon Explains the Importance of Taking Vitamins and Minerals After Weight Loss Surgery

The Developer of Bari Life Bariatric Supplements, Dr. Stephen G. Boyce, Shares Why Vitamin and Mineral Supplements Are Crucial to Maintain Health and Nutrition After Weight Loss Surgery KNOXVILLE, TN–(Marketwired – Mar 31, 2015) – According to the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS), studies show that bariatric surgery for patients with severe […]

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BariBucks Rewards Program

Bariatric vitamins are necessary for maintaining health (and life!) after weight loss surgery. Dr. Boyce created Barilife vitamins primarily for patient convenience. The thought was, if the regimen is easy to take and easy to purchase, the patient will be more compliant with their vitamin regimen. More compliance means fewer deficiencies. Fewer deficiencies mean healthier […]

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One week post-op down!

Ok, so the first week is over and I’m moving into week two. I have learned a lot in one week and am learning more everyday. The first thing I learned is protein intake, while vital and was so easy prior to surgery, becomes equal to moving a mountain after surgery. I had very preconceived […]

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Detox Diets and What You Need to Know

It seems like society is always being bombarded by the “newest” diet that claims to purge weight, detoxify one’s system, and clear up any maladies one may have.   Celebrity purge/cleanse diets abound and range from a spectrum of water fasts to raw food diets.  Are these diets safe for the average person?  What does the […]

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