Understanding the Link Between Restrictive Diets and Binge Eating
Monday, January 16, 2023
January 10-16 is Obesity Awareness Week, which provides an opportunity to educate, provide resources and explore topics related to the condition. In our latest blog, we cover binge eating disorder, which is linked to obesity, but affects many without obesity as well.
Bariatric Surgery: It's Not Just for Weight Loss
Wednesday, June 8, 2022
Azure Adkins, MD, explains how the benefits of bariatric surgery extend far beyond weight loss alone.
The Importance of Water for Hydration and Health
Wednesday, December 22, 2021
Just how important is water for your overall health and hydration?
Ways to Simplify Healthy Eating
Friday, October 15, 2021
Learn some tips and strategies to help make diet changes more manageable.
Modified Duodenal Switch Surgery
Thursday, July 29, 2021
If you are considering weight-loss surgery, make sure to do your homework to find the right healthcare team and best surgical option to meet your needs.
Is Coconut Oil Better For You Than Other Oils?
Monday, July 26, 2021
Coconut oil has some interesting interactions with our cholesterol that are worth discussing.
Understanding the Body Mass Index
Wednesday, March 10, 2021
One of the keys to living a healthy lifestyle is knowing your numbers — weight, height, cholesterol, blood sugar and blood pressure.
A Good Night’s Sleep Can Improve Your Health
Tuesday, March 9, 2021
For optimal health, adults should get seven to nine hours of sleep daily.
Diabetes 101: What You Need to Know
Monday, March 8, 2021
Diabetes is the seventh leading cause of death nationally and contributes to heart disease, stroke, high blood pressure, kidney disease, blindness, amputations, pregnancy complications and nervous system disease.
Tips for Curbing Emotional Eating
Friday, March 5, 2021
If you have experienced the “Quarantine 15” or the “COVID 19” — terms used to describe weight gain during the pandemic — those extra pounds may be the result of emotional eating.