Blog Posts - Bariatric



My Gastric Sleeve Story – Jay

So here it goes…I am putting it out there It’s time to let it out of the bag, so to speak. I am proud of the hard work that has gone into creating a new me. In October of last year I sat across from a doctor who said I was lucky to have a...
by Mexico Bariatric Center Blog on Sep 2, 2016

The Potential Dangers of Weight Loss Pills Exposed

The Potential Dangers of Weight Loss Pills Exposed For many of us, fighting obesity is a war. You may win a few battles, but the smallest mistake and you’ll quickly find that weight gains (pun intended) the upper hand. Unlike alcohol, gambling, o...
by Mexico Bariatric Center Blog on Aug 26, 2016

The Almost Incredible Dangers of Weight Loss Pills You’ve Been Taking

The Almost Incredible Dangers of Weight Loss Pills You’ve Been Taking For many of us, fighting obesity is a war. You may win a few battles, but the smallest mistake and you’ll quickly find that weight gains (pun intended) the upper hand. Unlike...
by Mexico Bariatric Center Blog on Aug 26, 2016

Wait, you did what?!?

My name is Jennifer and I have had the opportunity to know Stephanie for my entire life (literally for all 25 years, she is my big sister you know). I have always struggled with my weight and never seemed to be able to get it under control no matter...
by Infinite Life Fitness on Aug 11, 2016

27 Recommended Diabetes Support Blogs and Resources as of 2016

2016 Diabetes Support Resource List Here at Mexico Bariatric Center we strive to educate people to the best of our ability on topics such as obesity statistics, weight loss surgery options, success stories, healthy diet, and more. But we are not alwa...
by Mexico Bariatric Center Blog on Aug 8, 2016

Shocking Obesity Statistics Across the Globe ( 2016 and back )

Obesity is one of the leading causes of preventable death and is underestimated by public globally. In latest research (Forbes – December 2015), the people of countries around the world were asked: Out of every 100 people how many do you think...
by Mexico Bariatric Center Blog on Aug 1, 2016

Strange and Unusual Benefits of Weight Loss

Losing weight is critical for your long term health. Study after study has confirmed that excess weight – especially for those with a BMI of over 40, most of whom are at least 100 pounds “overweight” – can drastically shorten lifespan, redu...
by Mexico Bariatric Center Blog on Aug 1, 2016

Short Post: Reflux Follow Up

The apple cider vinegar caps are a NO GO. Just made the acid worse. I’ve read that this will happen because the acid reducers are basically screwing up your stomach’s sensors. Makes sense. Anyway: NO on the ACV. I’d say that the pep...
by Misangela.com on Jul 25, 2016

A Guide To Exercise After Weight Loss Surgery

Exercises to Avoid After Bariatric Surgery Bariatric surgery is considered one of the best ways to lose weight when diet and exercise have failed. But bariatric surgery is not a substitute for diet and exercise. Once you’ve completed your surgery,...
by Mexico Bariatric Center Blog on Jul 13, 2016

How Your Weight and BMI May be Destroying Your Health!

Click The Below Image To See What Your BMI Is Based On Height And Weight Download BMI Chart By Mexico Bariatric Center (PDF File) Is Your BMI Destroying Your Health? Many of us have our ups and downs, our troubled areas where we just can’t see...
by Mexico Bariatric Center Blog on Jul 12, 2016

Tales from the Land of Reflux

Today, I’m reading about Apple Cider Vinegar as a remedy for reflux. I just got my ACV capsules, which I will be trying out today. One before meals with water. I can’t drink 8oz of water at a time, so I’ll take it with 4oz. The theo...
by Misangela.com on Jul 12, 2016

Read This Before You Decide to Try AspireAssist

AspireAssist vs. Gastric Sleeve, Gastric Bypass, and Other Bariatric Surgery – How Does it Compare? Recently, the FDA approved a new bariatric surgery and weight loss device. Known as AspireAssist from Aspire Bariatrics, the AspireAssist is one of...
by Mexico Bariatric Center Blog on Jul 11, 2016

Sorry Cat Owners, Dogs Win at Helping Lose Weight

Sorry Cat People: If You Want to Lose Weight, Be a Dog Person It is a debate that has raged on for centuries: which is a better pet, a dog or a cat? Well we finally have the answer, and the answer is… …It doesn’t matter. Love is love. That’s...
by Mexico Bariatric Center Blog on Jul 11, 2016

VSG and Reflux

Well, aside from not losing much weight, the truly sucky part of my sleeve recovery has begun. As I wrote about the other day, I decided to discontinue taking Prilosec because I didn’t like the long list of issues that can arise with long term...
by Misangela.com on Jul 9, 2016

An Inside Look At Our Dallas, Texas Seminar From 5/25/2016

Dallas, Texas Seminar, June 25th, 2016 First off, we’d like to extend a genuine thank you to all who attended our Dallas, Texas seminar this month. We always enjoy meeting with people face to face and allowing them to meet our staff in person.
by Mexico Bariatric Center Blog on Jun 29, 2016

Week 6.5 Daily Foods Snapshot

So, I hope to do a video for you tomorrow, but I wanted to give you an idea of the kinds of things I’m eating on a daily basis for an idea of what it’s like after you’ve healed. Also: the videos will now be ONCE A MONTH, starting wi...
by Misangela.com on Jun 29, 2016

More About Eating After VSG

So, after doing some more reading and youtubing, I now have proof that my “quick” move to regular foods is NOT unusual. I found a couple that both had the sleeve at the same time and their Dr cut them loose at 5 wks to eat “regular&...
by Misangela.com on Jun 24, 2016

A Guide to Tourism in Tijuana, Mexico 2016

Tijuana Tourism Guide – Attractions, Safety, and More Right at the border with San Diego lies Tijuana – a city with about 2 million residents that is as synonymous with Mexico as tacos or margaritas. It is a city that has received considerable p...
by Mexico Bariatric Center Blog on Jun 22, 2016

Amy Turlington Can Ride Horseback Again!

Amy Can Ride Horseback Again! Amy Turlington underwent weight loss surgery with us here at Mexico Bariatric Center and is one of the first to submit her non-scale victory photos and video for us to share on our website and social media. Here is what...
by Mexico Bariatric Center Blog on Jun 22, 2016

Doing Better…

Not shiny and happy, but better. That big dip has been thankfully short lived. Part of it is some good luck at getting an iPhone 5c for $76 and then finding a tokidoki case. Another part is Nick is feeling better, which naturally makes me feel bette...
by Misangela.com on Jun 21, 2016


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