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What Can you Expect to Eat 4 Years Post-op Bariatric Surgery?

What Can you Expect to Eat 4 Years Post-op Bariatric Surgery?
Weight loss surgery brings many changes to your eating habits. You will be eating significantly different the first few months and even first few years after weight loss surgery. There will be a time though that your restriction isn’t as strong, so it is important to reinforce those healthy habits right from the start of your weight loss surgery journey. Your diet will change the farther out you get, but always remember to choose nutritious foods to ensure you are not getting deficient. 

Taste Changes after Weight Loss Surgery

Taste Changes after Weight Loss Surgery
One of the strangest things that can happen after weight loss surgery is when your taste changes. I was expecting to be more sensitive to food, but I never thought that I would experience changes in my taste.

What Can You Eat During the Liquid Phase after WLS?

After weight loss surgery, your diet is completely different. No matter what type of bariatric surgery you have, your stomach and the way you digest food has changed. Since your anatomy has changed, you must make changes with the foods you eat. You have just had surgery and your stomach needs time to heal. Due to this, your surgeon will put you on a specific post-op diet to gradually put foods back into your diet. It is crucial that you follow this diet so you don’t get sick or hurt yourself. Eating foods too soon can damage your new stomach.