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Bariatric Surgery: Fighting obesity is not a losing battle anymore

Research has shown that over the years the number of people who are obese has been increasing and has been the number one cause of health risk. Such as hypertension,...


Glen’s Weight Loss Journey

Listen to our patient, Glen's weight loss journey he underwent Gastric Band Surgery.   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4Z1Zw8LZu_0


Your Weight Loss Journey (ebook)

What should you expect after your weight loss surgery? Find out how recovery is like and what adjustments to make - from dietary changes and post-op check-ups. And what if you need to...


Long Term-Gastric Banding Lowers Mortality and Reduces Cardio-Vascular Risk

Long-term mortality and incidence of cardiovascular diseases and type 2 diabetes in diabetic and non-diabetic obese patients undergoing gastric banding: a controlled study Bariatric surgery improves quality of life in...


The Decision To Band or Sleeve!

Comparison Between Gastric Band and Gastric Sleeve Having made a life-changing decision to embark on weight loss treatment with bariatric surgery you need to consider your options as well as...


Infant BMI Checks To Prevent Obesity

Early Childhood Obesity May Be Predicted by An Infant’s BMI Following a recent study, scientists say that an infant’s BMI could be a predictor which children are more likely to...


It’s Official 27% Of Australians Are Obese!

Since 1975 The Global Obesity Rate has Increased Six Fold & 27% of Australians are Officially Obese An international study has been published showing the serious implications for cancer rates,...


Could Behaviour & Psychological Characteristics Affect Weightloss Surgery Outcomes?

A comparison of behavioural and psychological characteristics of patients opting for surgical and conservative treatment for morbid obesity   Patients use choose bariatric surgery compared to conservative weight loss treatments,...


Is Your Partner Making You Fat?

Partner's lifestyle has greater influence on obesity risk The lifestyle a person shares with their partner has a greater influence on their chances of becoming obese than their upbringing, research...


Risk Factors Making Our Children Fat!

Understanding risk factors that contribute to childhood obesity As the rate of obesity in the U.S. population has risen dramatically, more and more children are becoming overweight at younger and...