Gastric Bypass Reduces Hunger in Some Surprising Ways

A smaller stomach may not be the only reason why post-gastric bypass patients eat less. A recent study done at the Emory University in Atlanta found a significant drop in a hunger-related hormone in post-gastric bypass patients. The hormone is called ghrelin, and is one of 24 different hormones that may help to regulate […]

What is the Difference between Gastric Bypass Surgery and Lap Band Surgery?

There are two different types of weight loss surgery. Those surgeries are Lap Band surgery and gastric bypass surgery. These are two of the most exciting medical advancements when it comes to the treatment of obesity and both are rather safe procedures. However, for those wishing to undergo weight loss surgery, it is important to […]

Weight Loss Diet Ways on How to Lose Weight without Extensive Diets

Losing weight is easy! How? Just cut off your daily intake of high calorie food and back it up with more and more exercise. These simple steps are the answers of almost all people’s question on how to lose weight without extensive diets. Why is this so? It’s simple. Our bodies have organisms that seek […]

Severe Morbid Obesity

A friend of mine was suffering from morbid obesity. She had tried dieting, but nothing she did worked. The weight would all come back. One day she told me she was going to have weight loss surgery. There are multiple reasons why those with morbid obesity want to lose weight besides skin deep beauty. Shedding […]