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Bariatric Program Helps Consumers “Weigh Their Options” for the New Year

For many Americans, the conclusion of the holidays and the start of the New Year are the catalyst for making a serious commitment to losing weight, but traditional methods—like restrictive dieting and extensive exercise—do not provide sustained weight loss results for everyone. If you failed to lose weight through conventional methods and are considering a […]

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Thanksgiving comes but once a year

Thanksgiving comes but once a year! By Krystal Cameron, RD, LDN While it is true that Thanksgiving comes but once a year, the foods cooked during the holidays are available all year long. Let that sink in for a minute. Sometimes we are tempted to overindulge because we love (insert food such as pumpkin pie, […]

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Six Months Already?

By Kelley Narramore, LPN So, I just had my six month post-op and it blows my mind that it’s already been that long! I mean, it goes by so fast. One minute you are at the hospital having surgery and it seems like before you turn around twice it’s been six months. I am very […]

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Choosing Her Own Path

Leslie, a regulatory compliance specialist with ORNL Federal Credit Union — had been struggling with her weight for years. She’d lost and gained back the same 50 pounds time and again, and nothing seemed to work in the long term. “At 30, I weighed 318 pounds,” she says. “I had high blood pressure and was […]

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Life is a Balancing Act

By Kelley Narramore, LPN Whether you have had bariatric surgery or not, life is a balancing act. We juggle so much and try to fit so many things and moments into twenty-four hours. I often think if my day was thirty-six hours long maybe I would have enough time to get everything done that I […]

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