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Category: Obesity

Is BMI Accurate? Learn More About BMI and Other Health Measurements

January 28, 2020

If you’re interested in bariatric surgery, or if you’ve already undergone the procedure, you’re likely well-acquainted with your Body Mass…

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10 Facts About Obesity You Should Know Before Surgery

November 5, 2019

Obesity has become a worldwide epidemic, leading to increased rates of disability, Type 2 diabetes, and heart disease. If you…

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BMI Calculator for Bariatric Patients

September 30, 2019

No matter where you are in your weight loss journey, it’s important to keep track of your BMI in order…

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How Does Obesity Cause Heart Failure?

June 27, 2019

Obesity and heart failure are closely intertwined. More than 160 million people in the US are overweight or obese, while…

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Exploring the Causes of Obesity, a Chronic Disease

April 25, 2019

Many people out there believe obesity is simply brought about by an inability to control one’s hunger. Thus, overeating occurs,…

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Why It’s Important to Call Obesity a Disease

March 6, 2019

We know that obesity is very complex, with a wide variety of causes, factors, and health effects. To help bring…

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What Is Morbid Obesity?

March 1, 2019

Do you find yourself asking the question ‘what is morbid obesity’? What are the long-term health impacts of a very high…

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How Too Much Stress Results In Weight Gain

February 27, 2019

Living under stress is both unpleasant and unfortunately common. From troubles at home to busy days at the office, stress…

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How Obesity Can Result In Knee Pain and Rheumatoid Arthritis

February 27, 2019

Obesity has many consequences to your health, including an increased risk of diabetes and cardiovascular disease. Most individuals are aware…

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The Connection Between Obesity And Sleep Apnea

February 22, 2019

If you are overweight or obese and you experience difficulty breathing while you sleep, you may be suffering from a…

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The Connection Between Obesity and Cancer

February 22, 2019

Obesity has been positively linked to a host of serious health conditions and diseases, and there is growing evidence that…

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How Fast Food Relates to Obesity

February 20, 2019

Is fast food to blame for the obesity epidemic? It is undeniable that there is a link between fast food…

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