Crossville Woman Finds New Life with Bariatric Surgery

News from Parkwest Health & Lifestyles There’s a reason it’s called “comfort food.” Like many people, Lori Naczynski found comfort in eating foods that weren’t good for her. Extra sugar, carbs and fat felt like a treat at a time when she needed to be consoled....
At-Home Exercising Tips

At-Home Exercising Tips

This quarantine period is a stressful time for many of us. However, even during this time of isolation, it’s important to keep our bodies moving. Any form of physical activity can help uplift your mood, manage stress, and maintain healthy body weight. We tapped...
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,...
Bariatric Surgery and Your Love Life

Bariatric Surgery and Your Love Life

Bariatric surgery can significantly change your life in a multitude of ways. One area that can benefit is your love life. Possible Relationship Changes After Bariatric Surgery Studies have shown that bariatric surgery promotes an improved quality of life. For some, it...

New Year, New You!

News from Parkwest, West Knoxville’s Healthcare Leader If you’re on the fence about weight-loss surgery or have tried shedding pounds with diet and exercise alone to no avail, consider looking into a weight loss seminar and learning about the options available...