Weight Loss Surgery in Indiana

How much do you weigh? Take your weight in pounds, and then multiply it by 703. How tall are you? Take your height in inches and multiply it by itself. Now divide the first result by the second result. If the number you come up with is higher than 25, then you have a serious […]

Weight Loss Surgery in Rhode Island

Rhode Island – the smallest state — has a big problem. That problem is obesity. Almost 59% of the population of the Ocean State is overweight or obese (18% obese, 39% overweight) according to data compiled by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control. And that’s just the adults.  47% of 6-11 year olds, 27% of […]

Weight Loss Surgery in Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania: known for its historical legacy, its natural beauty, and its vast array of delicious treats. From Tastykakes to cheesesteaks to hot pretzels to Italian ice, from Hershey’s chocolate to Heinz’ 57 varieties, the Keystone State is famous around the world for its good eats. Sadly, it is also becoming known for something else: its […]

Weight Loss Surgery in Missouri

Missouri is famous as the Show Me State. Unfortunately, our state has a lot more of itself to show these days. Across Missouri, nearly 62% of the adult population is overweight or obese. What’s worse, 18.6% of Missouri adolescents aged 12-19 weigh above the national norm. And, worst of all, the rate of obesity appears […]