Blog Posts in October, 2017

How Can Support Groups Assist in Your Weight Loss Journey?

The concept of a support group tends to have a polarizing effect among patients. Some are eager to attend, others think of excuses not to go. Unfortunately, for bariatric patients, not attending a ...
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Understanding How Weight Gain Happens

Many problems can contribute to weight gain, including underlying medical conditions, environmental factors, and of course, lifestyle choices. Watch this featured video to hear a bariatric surgeon ...
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Is BMI the Best Indicator of Obesity?

Doctors, including weight loss surgeons, have long relied on the body mass index (BMI) measurement to assess a patient’s weight in comparison to their height. The four primary ranges on the BMI ...
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Comparing Obesity Treatment Options

There are many obesity treatment options, and the average bariatric patient will have tried nonsurgical treatments multiple times before considering surgery. When you watch this video, you’ll ...
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