New Episode of @ObesityChat with Dr. Alvarez!

Dr. Alvarez goes live answering questions about weight loss, surgery and other alternatives to resolve obesity. On this episode Dr. Alvarez answers the following questions: Why do I get so sleepy after each meal? What if there is a hernia found after WLS? How will the sleeve affect us as we reach our 70’s when our nutritional needs may change? Why do you have to wait a whole year after WLS for a breast reduction? Is it normal to lose slowly with the sleeve? Which medication is best to take for pain in my knees? Do carbonated drinks stretch my sleeve? Is there a way that I can have a smoother digestion? Can I have coffee? When can I eat pickles? How much do you think hypothyroidism can contribute to a stall? Do you recommend letting others know about weight loss surgery or keep it a secret? Follow Dr. Alvarez: