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The #1 Most Common Mistake People Make When Meal Planning

March 25, 2024 · 0 comments

Meal planning can feel incredibly overwhelming to so many people. For most, the thought of planning a week's worth of meals is just another daunting chore on the to-do list. As both a bariatric registered dietitian and a bariatric patient myself, I can understand why meal planning can be so

Easy Chopped Cobb Salad

Easy Chopped Cobb Salad-Under 150 Calories!

March 22, 2024 · 0 comments

Say hello to my latest favorite recipe. I think I’ll make it again this week! I’ve always loved the flavors of a great cobb salad. The Easy Chopped Cobb Salad at Panera is one of my favorites and this easy at home version totally fits the bill! Not all bariatric

Scallops With Black Bean Pasta

Chef Henry’s Scallops With Black Bean Pasta

March 15, 2024 · 0 comments

Scallops are a great source of protein and the black bean pasta is a great source of fiber and complex carbs. Using the avocado oil gives you a higher smoking point so the scallops can brown properly as well as a great source of good fats. Chef Henry's Scallops with

Intuitive Eating

Intuitive Eating For Long-Term Weight Control

March 13, 2024 · 0 comments

Intuitive Eating For Long-Term Weight Control: You may have heard the research. Up to 2/3 of people who lost weight on a diet plan not only regained the weight lost within a year, but many gained even more. In fact, consistent food restriction through dieting has been shown to be

Body and Mind Matters

Body and Mind Matters: Why a Healthy Mindset Matters for Bariatric Success

March 11, 2024 · 0 comments

Introducing a new column, Body and Mind Matters, by Life & Wellness Coach, Jenna Nocera As ObesityHelp continues to educate and empower individuals affected by obesity, this monthly column from life and wellness coach, Jenna Nocera of Formula For Excellence, shares information about everyday body and mind matters.  Drawing on

Healthy Cabbage Soup

Healthy Cabbage Soup-Under 200 Calories!

March 7, 2024 · 0 comments

This Healthy Cabbage Soup is seriously so delicious, it will become a staple in your rotation. Packed with ground turkey, tomatoes, green cabbage, garlic, onion, and cauliflower rice - this soup has all the flavor of a traditional cabbage roll in soup form. When the weather gets cold, all I

Dr. Heath Smith

In Loving Memory of Dr. Heath Smith

March 5, 2024 · 0 comments

It is with very heavy hearts that we share with the ObesityHelp and Bariatric Community that patient advocate, general, and bariatric surgeon, Dr. Heath Smith unexpectedly passed away on January 14th, 2024, due to a plane crash. Remembering Heath Smith, MD, FACS, FASMBS (1983-2024) Born and raised in Paradise, Texas,

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Lemon Mini Cakes – Premier Protein® Recipe

February 26, 2024 · 0 comments

This post is sponsored by Premier Protein® Are you a fan of all things lemon? Then these lemon mini cakes are a must-try! They are tiny and cute with the perfect amount of bright lemon flavor without the excess carbs and sugar. Mini lemon cakes are great for portion control,