Illness and Impotence Make the Choice for Gastric Bypass

I was always a big kid growing up. My weight never bothered me. To me, every kid gets picked on for something and by the time my junior and senior years in high school came around the jokes about my weight had stopped and no one seemed to care any more. This is what usually […]

The Dangers of Weight Loss

Obsession with weight loss can be devastating, and may even be dangerous. The fear of fat has driven many individuals to take drastic, and even dangerous, measures aimed at weight loss. Obsession with weight loss and dieting has become a national crisis. The health hazards and dangers of weight loss are not to be taken […]

Gastric Bypass Surgery – Origins of the Procedure

Gastric bypass surgery has become an increasingly popular procedure for people suffering from morbid obesity. When diets and exercise routines continually fail, or when obesity-related health issues become life threatening, doctors may recommend gastric bypass surgery as a solution to dramatically reduce a patient’s weight. Surgeons first experimented with weight loss surgery almost 40 years […]

Weight Loss Diet Reduce Risks of Cancer

The American Cancer Society Suggests you get to and maintain a healthy weight, exercise vigorously at least 30 minutes a day (preferably 45 to 60 minutes) and eat healthy diet including at least 5 or more servings of a wide variety of fresh fruit and raw vegetables each day. If you drink alcoholic beverages limit […]