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Bariatric Portion Control Plate
Bariatrics is the field of medicine dedicated to the study and management of obesity. Medical and surgical weight loss, treatment options, clinical research in obesity, and the general medical care of hospital patients who are severely overweight are all covered in this field. Almost a third of american patients suffer from obesity defined as a body mass index ...Read more
What should a bariatric patient do to lose weight again and regain control of the weight situation? I received a lap band on october 26 of 2007 and have gained 23 pounds. I like to run up and down the three flights in the house, work in the yard when poss
The : The best answer is to reconnect with your bariatric program and surgeon. You may benefit from an adjustment. Start keeping a very honest food diary for 1 month and give it to your nutritionist. You are wise enough to narrow your problem down to sweet addiction. Now just utilize all the excellent resources that are likely available to you as long as you use them. Don't worry about upsetting your surgeon with the weight regain. You are not alone! good luck. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I got a cut on my finger from the propeller of a radio controlled model airplane. It is a deep one. The propeller was plastic. Risk of infection?
I need your help , i have eaten a part of a plastic fork accidentaly while i was eating . it's been 5 days without any symptoms .
No need to worry: At this time (>48 hrs) the piece of plastic you accidentally swallowed has most likely passed out of your body in the stool without causing any harm. As long as you don't have pain when you swallow, these small objects don't cause any problems. I once had a patient that swallowed a razor blade and it passed without causing any severe bleeding or infection! (But don't try that!) ...Read more
I have had a flipper tooth for many years and there is food stuck on the plastic part, i can't get it off no matter how hard i try. How can i?
I think that my retainer is made wrong! because the plastic part that stretches across my teeth is not at all circular, could they make such mistake?
In what part of the matrix style pain patches is the fentanyl? The plastic or the glue like adhesive?
I hit my head on a plastic material 24 hours ago and now I feel
drowsy and have mild headache. It is the side front part. Please write what should I?
Get seen now: Your symptoms are suggestive of possible brain trauma. With your symptoms my best recommendation is going in to an ER now & not waiting until the morning. You need a head CT & neurological examination. If you'd like to hook up by webcam then, go to www.healthtap.com/drsaghafi and follow instructions on how to contact me by webcam and let's talk. I Can give better advice if I see and speak with you ...Read more
Why is my bottom retainer causing my gums under my tongue to hurt? Feels like the plastic part is pressing to hard under my tongue.
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