Obesity In Idaho

,
Obesity is a hot topic, and it has been for many years now, as the United States continues to struggle with it. Mounting medical costs and the dangers of childhood obesity make it a important topic indeed. But what about obesity in Idaho?…

What is Obesity Medicine?

, ,
Comprehensive care is essential for patients with obesity, and that is what obesity medicine is all about. Comprehensive obesity care includes several aspects, including nutrition, behavior, physical activity and medication. The medical…

Obesity Treatment: Why It Must Be Comprehensive

One patient came into our clinic weighing nearly 400 pounds. After losing 200 pounds, more than 150 inches and finally being able to fit in a size she was proud of, she looks back and remembers something important: she was treated with dignity…

Bariatricians Can Help Identify Uncommon Factors of Obesity, for the Best Treatment

When patients don’t progress in their weight loss efforts, even with high levels of effort and caution when eating, there may be some underlying causes of obesity that go beyond diet and exercise. As a patient treatment plan for obesity is…
workout buddy

Peer Support and Weight Loss

As the war on obesity wages on, the primary battlefields seem to be diet and exercise. But obesity experts recognize that obesity is mental challenge as well. Family and friends can have a large impact on your obesity efforts for this very reason. This…