#20 Stop Avoiding Carbs

beyond bariatric surgery podcast

GUEST: Jenifer Tharani, MS, RD, LD

We see a lot of chatter about carbohydrate in our Bariatric Surgery Eating Group on Facebook. Some people think carbs are bad and try to never eat them, others fear carbs and still others love carbs… especially the less healthy ones. Are you confused and don’t know what to believe about carbs? Every friend tells you something different? To make it more confusing, some post surgery medical teams advise very little carbohydrate in the diet while others caution their patients not to cut carbs too low. This idea that carbs are bad is flat-out wrong diet information and leads to unhealthful eating. Let’s get the carb facts you need.