2018 Aug

A life-long dream realized after losing 169 pounds

2018-08-17T18:26:40+00:00

A life-long dream realized after losing 169 pounds Israel Gines knew that being a firefighter took certain characteristics: strength, commitment, endurance and passion. These were all things he could bring to the job, yet there was one thing standing in the way — the extra weight he carried around. Read more here: https://www.thehospitalsofprovidence.com/our-stories/israels-story Shared from: [...]

A life-long dream realized after losing 169 pounds2018-08-17T18:26:40+00:00
2018 Aug

Gastric bypass surgery can give better control for diabetes and obesity than lifestyle modification

2018-08-17T18:18:09+00:00

Gastric bypass surgery can give better control for diabetes and obesity than lifestyle modification Gastric bypass surgery can give better control for diabetes and obesity than lifestyle modificationIn a randomized clinical trial comparing two treatments, both groups of participants report significant weight loss, better diabetes management and improved quality of life. Read more here: https://medicalxpress.com/news/2018-03-gastric-bypass-surgery-diabetes-obesity.html [...]

Gastric bypass surgery can give better control for diabetes and obesity than lifestyle modification2018-08-17T18:18:09+00:00
2018 Aug

19 Unbelievable Before And After Images From My 600-Lb. Life

2018-08-17T18:15:40+00:00

19 Unbelievable Before And After Images From My 600-Lb. Life These changes are DRASTIC. You won't believe these before-and-after shots from my 600-lb life. You've likely met someone who is overweight, or maybe you're proudly fat or overweight yourself. However, some people are morbidly obese and it can affect their health in dramatic ways. One [...]

19 Unbelievable Before And After Images From My 600-Lb. Life2018-08-17T18:15:40+00:00