Bariatric Surgery is NOT Just for Women

Bariatric Surgery is NOT Just for Women

Weight loss surgery has been around for years, yet there are still so many misconceptions about it. One is the ‘easy’ approach to losing weight. And second, that it’s only for women who want to lose their extra weight. The Facts Going under the knife to...
What is gastric bypass?

What is gastric bypass?

If you’ve been struggling to lose weight through diet and exercise, you may have read about surgical procedures to lose weight. These weight loss procedures, although not for everyone, are proven to be an effective means to lose those excess pounds and consequently,...

Patient Keeps 100 Pounds Off for 10 Years

From Parkwest Health & Lifestyles In the summer of 2009, Jane Anne Grubb underwent weight loss surgery at Parkwest Medical Center. Grubb lost 100 pounds as a result and has kept it off for 10 years. Grubb calls her weight loss a gift. “It was like Christmas,”...