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60% Or Adults Are Obese! Permanent Solution?

More than 60 percent of adults in the United States are overweight or obese, and obese persons are more likely to be ill than those who are not. Obesity presents challenges to physicians and patients and also has a negative impact on health status. Some patients who are obese may delay medical care because of concerns about disparagement by physicians and health care staff, or fear of being weighed. Simple accommodations, such as providing large-sized examination gowns and ar...
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Being Trapped in the BAGGIES!

Being Trapped in the BAGGIES!Remember when you weighed over 300 pounds and you literally felt “stuffed” into your clothes? Zippered pants and tailored shirts just weren’t your “style”, or closer to the truth, you couldn’t find…
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Gastric Bypass - Post-Operative Expectations

Gastric Bypass - Post-Operative ExpectationsAt a time when obesity is growing at an alarming rate, an increasing number of people are turning to gastric bypass surgery to solve their weight problem. But just how successful is gastric bypass…
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Is There Permanent Solution To Obesity!

How do you Define Obesity?The term morbid obesity refers to patients who are 50 - 100%, or 100 pounds above their ideal body weight. Alternatively, a BMI (body mass index) value greater than 39 may be used to diagnose morbid obesity.Various studies indicates that about 31 percent of American teenage girls and 28 percent of boys are somewhat overweight. An additional 15 percent of American teen girls and nearly 14 percent of teen boys are obese. Causes include fast foo...
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Weight loss surgery to treat diabetes

Weight losss surgery is increasingly seen as a front line intervention against type 2 diabetes.
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Gastric Bypass - Solution To Weight Loss?

Gastric Bypass - Solution To Weight Loss?The most common surgery for obesity is gastric bypass. The gastric bypass results in an effective resolution of major illnesses that accompany obesity. Most gastric bypass surgery candidates have already…
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Gastric Bypass Surgery And Weight Loss

Gastric Bypass Surgery And Weight LossGastric bypass (also called bariatric surgery) closes off a large portion of the stomach, leaving only a pouch the size of an egg. Gastric bypass works by restricting food intake. Patients feel full after…
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Exercise For Obesity?

We hear a lot about obesity these days and the usual solutions range from gastric bypass surgery to the inevitable plea for diet and exercise. However, there is one problem that people do not normally address with obesity, that is, what type of exercise can they do?The problem? They couldn't do the same kinds of exercises as other clients because of their size...the machines were too small for them and some exercises were just downright impossible. Together, we've come up...
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What Is Gastric Bypass Surgery?

What Is Gastric Bypass Surgery?Obesity is a condition that carries wit it not only the stigma of being called names, but also the risk of getting serious illnesses like high blood pressure, heart ailment and diabetes. More and more people are…
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Gastric Bypass - The Advantages Of Laparoscopic Surgery

Gastric Bypass - The Advantages Of Laparoscopic SurgeryGastric bypass surgery is the most often carried out operation for weight loss in the USA with more or less 140,000 operations being done in 2005 Dating back more than 50 years, a lot of…
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I Weight 500 Pounds!

I Weight 500 Pounds!The risks of the surgery include bleeding, infections, and respiratory problems. Generally, the procedure requires a three- to four-day hospital stay. After you go home, you need to follow strict dietary instructions. For…
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Gastric Bypass Surgery – Recovery And Expectations

Gastric Bypass Surgery – Recovery And ExpectationsGastric bypass surgery is the latest medical technique in the field of controlling obesity and obesity related diseases. Weight loss procedures are either restrictive which reduce the size…
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Understanding The Gastric Bypass Diet

Understanding The Gastric Bypass DietGastric bypass - the newest method of losing weight today - is effective but risky. This method is not for everyone, especially not for those who only want to lose a few pounds. There are several considerations…
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Causes And Solution For Obesity!

Exercise for ObesityPersonal training is an excellent option for anyone, but especially someone who's obese and looking to lose weight and get healthy. However, because of the gym-intimidation factor, there are plenty of obese people who miss out on the opportunity to work one-on-one with an expert. One option, if you want to avoid the masses, is to work privately with a personal trainer. You can opt for hiring a trainer to come to your home or work with a trainer at a pe...
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Waiting for the “Mood Bus” to Arrive

Waiting for the “Mood Bus” to ArriveHow many times have your heard “I’m not in the mood”… or “When I’m in the mood, I’ll do it,”?We talk about our “moods” as if they are things that come along like buses or trains and…
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Avoid the "Take-Home-Box" Overload

Avoid the "Take-Home-Box" OverloadAfter you’ve had the RNY surgery, there is one thing you immediately begin to notice.. and that’s what I call the “Take-Home Box Overload”. This is what happens inside your refrigerator as a result…
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Things You Need To Know About Gastric Bypass Surgery

Things You Need To Know About Gastric Bypass SurgeryGastric bypass is a kind of surgical interference that is mostly used for significant weight loss if you are over weight. This surgical interference reduces your calorie intake. After the…
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The Fear of Sugars -- A Worthy Phobia

The Fear of Sugars -- A Worthy PhobiaIt’s vital that the bariatric patient keep an eye on sugar grams in food!About 97% of all bariatric surgery patients learn to become very familiar with what is known as the “dumping syndrome”, which…