Tag Archives: Obesity

By Michael D. Williams, MD, FACS & Brendon Curtis, MD Have you been monitoring what you eat and how much you eat, along with exercising regularly but don’t seem to be losing any weight? Or, have you gotten really motivated and … Continue reading

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By Michael D. Williams, MD, FACS & Brendon Curtis, MD The condition of being overweight has reached epidemic proportions in the United States. Data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention shows that two out of three Americans are … Continue reading

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A major focus of our practice is the treatment of morbid obesity. Morbid obesity is defined as having a body mass index (BMI) of atleast 30kg/m2. BMI is calculated by weight in kilograms divided by height in meters squared. Today, obesity has reached epidemic … Continue reading

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Weight loss doesn’t have to be a journey that’s taken alone. The experts at Santé MD Wellness Center utilize modern methods to provide life-changing medical weight loss while walking their patients through the process with care and understanding. Did you … Continue reading

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In underserved communities, it is easy for health issues to run rampant. That’s when Atlanta-based nonprofit Urban Perform steps in. The organization seeks to decrease obesity, cardiovascular disease, and diabetes by helping to increase the activity levels of those who … Continue reading

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Let’s face it – the world is only as happy as women are healthy! It’s true, isn’t it? If mom’s not feeling well…if her pants are too tight, she has a migraine and is sneezing and sniffling her way through … Continue reading

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Guest Blogger: Asif Lakhani It’s no secret: obesity rates in America today, especially amongst our children, are alarmingly high. So high that First Lady Michelle Obama has put it on the top of her priorities list since occupying the White … Continue reading

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