Update on Vitamin Supplementation after Weight Loss Surgery

Update on Vitamin Supplementation after Weight Loss Surgery

Last month at Obesity Week in Washington, we had the opportunity to attend a presentation outlining the updated Nutrition in Bariatric Surgery Guidelines which resulted from a number of years of micronutrient research following the different weight loss surgery procedures performed world-wide.

Whilst it is the responsibility of the WLS Program to determine individual variations as they relate to patient nutritional care, we have introduced some changes to our guidelines.

When I knew I had to do something...

When I knew I had to do something...

I'm Megan, a 48 yr old mum of two.

My journey began what seems a whole lifetime ago. I have struggled with my weight and self perception my whole life. Disaster struck once and for all when my first husband was killed when I was 28. Depression, post traumatic stress and raising two toddlers (one autistic) meant I comfort ate and my weight spiralled out of control. Medical issues also contributed.

Spotlight on: Anchor Protein + - Is it all that it’s marketed to be?

Spotlight on: Anchor Protein +    - Is it all that it’s marketed to be?

I have been having a lot of people ask about the new range Protein + products by Anchor. This new range includes Protein + yoghurts, protein powders, and milk. With all the hype that this product has created, I thought it was about time we went a little deeper to find out what’s actually in these products.