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What’s the Connection Between Obesity and Infertility?

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Posted: January 28th, 2020

Obesity can contribute to infertility in both men and women, but bariatric surgery opens up more options for those looking to start a family.  Living with obesity can be physically and emotionally challenging. In addition to weight-related health problems like hypertension and type 2 diabetes, many overweight or obese people experience difficulties getting pregnant.  It’s … Continue Reading

7 Benefits to Bariatric Surgery Besides Helping You Lose Weight

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Posted: January 23rd, 2020

The benefits of weight-loss surgery are physical, mental, and in many cases, transformational. Here are a few of the advantages that go beyond the scale.   The primary benefit of weight-loss surgery is right there in the name — bariatric procedures are an effective and safe way to help patients lose significant amounts of weight. … Continue Reading

The Anti-Aging Benefits of Weight Loss Surgery

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Posted: January 21st, 2020

Can bariatric surgery help slow the aging process? Recent studies highlight additional benefits of the procedure, such as vibrant skin and reduced genetic signs of aging.   It’s no secret that losing weight can make you look and feel younger. The healthy, confident glow you get from exercising and eating a nutrient-rich diet can seemingly … Continue Reading

Weight Loss Is About More Than Willpower

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Posted: January 16th, 2020

It’s time to debunk some myths about weight loss, willpower, and long-term success.   If you ask people what the secret to weight loss is, you’ll probably get a bunch of different answers. Some may say all you have to do is eat right and exercise, while others will recommend talking to your doctor about … Continue Reading

How Stress Can Impact Your Weight

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Posted: January 14th, 2020

Stress can have a major impact on your health, making it difficult to lose weight and keep it off. Here’s what you need to know about the link between stress and obesity.   When you’re trying to balance any combination of work, school, kids, and a social life, sometimes weight loss is the last thing … Continue Reading

What Role Do Genetics Play in Obesity?

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Posted: January 6th, 2020

Here’s what you need to know about the link between genetics and weight loss.    Studies show that losing weight can help alleviate health conditions like type 2 diabetes and heart disease. Yet millions of people continue to struggle with obesity despite countless attempts to slim down through diet and exercise. So why is losing … Continue Reading

Weight Loss Surgery Can Make Your New Year’s Resolution a Reality

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Posted: January 2nd, 2020

“New Year, New Me” season is in full swing. Here’s how weight loss surgery can help you stick to your resolutions.  If you’re like most people, the prospect of New Year’s resolutions fills you with both excitement and dread. According to last year’s U.S. News & World Report, around 80 percent of people don’t achieve … Continue Reading