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Constipation After Weight Loss Surgery / Matthew Brengman, MD, FACS

– Constipation is incredibly common after weight loss surgery. The decreased amount of food, sometimes decreased hydration, and hormonal changes around weight loss surgery lead to a slowing of the bowels. It’s completely safe to take common constipation medicines. When we’re asked about constipation, we recommend intermittent doses of milk

What’s Going Around North Texas – Pediatric Fever & Flu

What’s Going Around North Texas – Pediatric Fever & Flu

(upbeat music) – There’s a lot of pediatric patients coming in with fever to the emergency department. There’s multiple causes of pediatric fever. One of the most common is the flu or influenza. During this influenza period, make sure that you keep your child out of school for 24 hours

CJW Doc Minute: How does stomach flu differ from influenza?

CJW Doc Minute: How does stomach flu differ from influenza?

(upbeat music) (clock ticking) – [Narrator] How does the stomach flu differ from influenza? – So, influenza is a respiratory illness, which is caused by Influenza A and B viruses. Symptoms typically include fevers, headaches, body aches, sore throat, and cough. It’s transmitted through respiratory secretions and droplets, and patients