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medical issues with obesity

The Serious Medical Issues Linked to Obesity

January 4, 2021 · 0 comments

Medical Issues With Obesity There are over 230 comorbidities and serious medical issues with obesity. Were you aware that obesity was not declared a disease by the American Medical Association (AMA) until 2013? The prevalence of this disease has doubled in over 70 countries since 1980 and it is estimated

Getting Back On Track

Develop a Never Quit Mindset – 16 Tips for Getting Back on Track

December 28, 2020 · 0 comments

Keeping a positive, never quit mindset can totally change your outlook on the world and on getting back on track after bariatric surgery. When you are clear-headed, focused, and approaching the day with an open mind it becomes much easier to triumph over obstacles, whether they are large or small.

Maintain Weight Loss After WLS

10 Key Tips To Maintain Weight Loss After WLS

November 30, 2020 · 0 comments

Maintain Weight Loss After WLS: Enjoy a Healthier, Better-Balanced Lifestyle You’ve made the decision to change your life through bariatric surgery! The next step is to develop healthy habits so you can optimize your health and successfully maintain weight loss after WLS. 10 Key Tips to Maintain Weight Loss After

Insulin Resistance

The Connection of Insulin Resistance, Diabetes & Bariatric Surgery

November 16, 2020 · 0 comments

Insulin Resistance, Diabetes & Bariatric Surgery The scourge of diabetes affects the entire population of the world. In fact, someone in the world dies from complications associated with diabetes every 10 seconds. Across all populations, 90% of type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) with insulin resistance diagnoses are attributable to excessive

Weight Loss Surgery Revision 2

Three Steps to Consider for a Weight Loss Surgery Revision

November 9, 2020 · 0 comments

What to Expect with a Weight Loss Surgery Revision Approaching weight loss when you have already had a weight loss surgery procedure can be daunting. Not to mention the constant new evolving techniques, one can find themselves lost when they find that their history precludes them from certain procedures. When

Obesity and Cancer risks

The Connection Between Obesity and Cancer

October 7, 2020 · 0 comments

The Connection Between Obesity and Cancer While we previously had to combat the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic, it is important to stay informed about factors that affect long-term health and well-being such as the connection between obesity and cancer. The international experience with COVID-19 has introduced more people to

long-term outcomes

Long-Term Outcomes Following Bariatric Surgery

September 21, 2020 · 0 comments

Long-Term Outcomes Following Bariatric Surgery For severe obesity, bariatric surgery has been found to be the most effective form of treatment. This is largely due to the fact that the outcomes from bariatric surgery results in significant and sustained weight loss, as well as the reduction of obesity-related co-morbidities. Let's

Hypoglycemia After WLS

Weight Regain With Symptoms of Hypoglycemia After WLS

September 2, 2020 · 0 comments

Hypoglycemia After WLS & Weight Regain Obesity is a progressive and expensive disease, with associated chronic, multisystemic clinical conditions such as diabetes, high blood pressure, obstructive sleep apnea, and cardiovascular disease. Bariatric surgery has been a well-established and durable long-term solution for obesity management. Both the sleeve gastrectomy and gastric