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Post-Surgery

Written by Eliza Martinez on Tue Mar 19, 2013
Gastric bypass literally cuts your stomach in half, seriously reducing the amount of food you can hold at one time. Due to the drastic change in... Read More
Written by Andrew Mueth on Tue Mar 19, 2013
Gastric surgery can have a tremendous effect on obesity, jump-starting the journey towards a healthy weight. But beyond the misty mountaintop of “... Read More
Written by Andrew Mueth on Tue Mar 19, 2013
Gastric surgery is not a quick fix. It is a way to jump-start massive weight loss, but the surgery will fail if you are not dedicated to making... Read More
Written by Danielle Nielsen on Tue Mar 19, 2013
For people who are morbidly obese and have tried everything in the diet and exercise world to lose weight, bariatric surgery is often their last... Read More
Written by Christina Davis on Fri Dec 28, 2012
Although it has been around for a few decades, Pilates has grown in popularity in the past few years. The inventor of this exercise—Joseph Pilates—... Read More
Written by Derek Bryan on Tue Dec 11, 2012
Physical exercise is one of the most effective means of losing weight or staying in great physical condition. But the typical forms of cardio and... Read More
Written by Christina Davis on Mon Dec 10, 2012
From an evolutionary perspective, the purpose of eating food is to provide us with enough calories to survive each day. But somewhere along the... Read More
Written by Andrew Mueth on Mon Dec 10, 2012
Celebrities struggle with their weight too. Thankfully, many who have undergone weight loss surgery have opened up about it, to serve as examples... Read More
Written by Derek Bryan on Mon Dec 10, 2012
If you’re looking to start a new exercise routine, you might first consider engaging in cardiovascular exercise, focused primarily on raising the... Read More
Written by Danielle Nielsen on Mon Dec 10, 2012
Eating is an important part of life. When we eat, we take in necessary nutrients to keep our bodies functioning, and eating provides an opportunity... Read More
Written by Derek Bryan on Mon Dec 10, 2012
Fat storage in the body is regulated by many processes; including hormone levels that dictate our hunger, appetite and fullness after a meal.... Read More
Written by B. Lynn Goodwin on Mon Dec 10, 2012
Who hasn’t tried diets and failed? Desperate for success, those with a BMI (Body Mass Index) over 40 often turn to weight loss surgery to control... Read More
Written by Danielle Nielsen on Mon Dec 10, 2012
Bariatric surgery is a major medical procedure that drastically affects a patient’s lifestyle after surgery. Patients will lose an immense amount... Read More
Written by Derek Bryan on Mon Dec 10, 2012
Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is an inflammatory disorder, chronically affecting flexible joints, in addition to other bodily tissues and organs. The... Read More
on Mon Dec 10, 2012
A recent study found that patients who are black, male or older are less likely to experience successful weight loss after gastric bypass. The... Read More
Written by Danielle Nielsen on Mon Dec 10, 2012
Bariatric surgery is designed to help obese patients lose weight when diet and exercise are unsuccessful. Both gastric bypass and banding surgery... Read More
Written by Danielle Nielsen on Mon Dec 10, 2012
Obesity is one of the leading causes of cardiovascular disease worldwide; the extra weight an obese person carries puts added pressure on the heart... Read More