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Current State of the Treatment of Obesity

From the Fall 2014 “Your Weight Matters” magazine produced by the Obesity Action Coalition. by Stephen G. Boyce, MD, FACS, FASMBS Obesity continues to be a serious health concern claiming hundreds of thousands of lives worldwide annually. So much of our thinking around obesity, its pathophysiology (disordered physiological processes associated with disease or injury), and […]

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Travel and Exercise…Can the Two Really Co-Exist?

Spring is upon us and that means Spring Break travel for lots of people and the ever-looming SUMMER vacations! Friends, family, and patients ask me all the time “how can I exercise when I travel?” For some, travel is not just something that happens seasonally or a few times a year but every month or […]

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Getting Started With Your Patient Advocate!

What is a Patient Advocate and what can this person do for you? The patient advocate at the New Life Center for Bariatric Surgery is a person that is here to help you get started and answer your questions about the practice and our program. Whether you are gathering information about bariatric surgery for the […]

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Weight Loss Surgery Informational Seminar: What to Expect

Are you interested in weight loss surgery? Are you thinking about attending an informational seminar? Curious about what you should expect to learn when attending a bariatric surgery informational seminar? First, the seminar should give information on what criteria is used to select patients and what type of patient does or does not qualify for […]

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