Things will be very new after you undergo a weight losing surgery. The first three months are challenging since you can always eat the food you used to consume without paying attention. The success of your surgery will come your way only if you commit yourself totally to this new way. Here are some tips that will be helpful for you.
Living the new life style
You will be experiencing physiological and emotional change. You will find it hard to change your meals, times and habits once you do this surgery. Normally the proper gastric bypass costs for a surgery is around 5000$-6000$ in Australia. But it shower quick results than the lap band operation. You are expected to lose like 65%-80% weight after a gastric bypass surgery. If you are having obesity related conditions like diabetes, high blood pressure, they will also improve. However, to achieve all these benefits you need to have strict diet plans.
But some may go through depression because of the new way of living. Also some may go down in their energy levels and experience muscular weaknesses, fatigue in physical tasks like walking, running and climbing stairs. Always remember to take high-fiber food instead of high-sugar food. Also reduce the intake of high protein. If you experience hyper tension, this will also be relieved with the treatments of the surgery. Also leg swellings, joint pains and back pains will also be healed. What happens when you do this surgery is you feel satisfied and full when you take a small portion of food. The gastric band reduces the size of your stomach by making you eat little and healthy. Also you should be mindful, not to take any fluids while you are eating since it will extend the feeling that you are not yet full.
If you never knew the side effects of this surgery, then you did not have a proper knowledge of what it may bring your way.Some of the common side effects are dizziness, vomiting, nausea, bloating and diarrhea. When you undergo a lap band operation, after some time the gastric band slips. Then you need to do another surgery to bring it to the proper place. But risks in a lap band operation are less than a gastric bypass surgery. To know what best suits you, you have to consult your doctor. If the condition is serious you may experience bleeding, infections in the abdomen, blood clots in legs that can move to your heart and lungs, liver damage and very rarely even death. When you see the symptoms consult your doctor for further medications and treatments.