What is Gastric Bypass?

Losing weight is more complicated than what other people perceive it to be. Some may easily do it through diet and exercise while others may not see a significant difference with these steps. If you’re one of the latter and your body mass index (BMI) classifies you as...

Can Stress Cause Weight Gain?

Weight loss is more than just about what and how much you eat. Your level of stress and how well you manage it can also impact your weight loss journey. The Relationship Between Stress and Weight Gain Whenever you are stressed, your body responds by releasing hormones...

How to Eat Healthy While Traveling

Whether it’s for work or leisure, traveling can oftentimes be a temptation that can derail you on your weight loss journey. However, with careful planning and discipline, the team at New Life Center for Bariatric Surgery says you can enjoy your trip without...

Why You Need to Join Support Groups After Bariatric Surgery

Bariatric surgery is an effective tool for losing weight. However, in order to sustain the weight loss, you have to commit to major life changes, specifically with diet and exercise. Changes like these don’t come easy to many people. It is for this reason why Dr. K....

Do You Qualify for Bariatric Surgery?

For many morbidly obese patients, bariatric surgery is a life-changing procedure. It can help you lose weight and it may even save your life. However, Dr. K. Robert Williams and the team at New Life Center for Bariatric Surgery in Knoxville wants you to understand...