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Gastric bypass surgery is performed to help morbidly obese patients lose significant amounts of weight.

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Gastric bypass surgery is performed to help morbidly obese patients lose significant amounts of weight.

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Gastric bypass surgery is performed to help morbidly obese patients lose significant amounts of weight.

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September 19th, 2014 By Jeremy Korman

Our accreditation: what it means for you

Recently, the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery and the American College of Surgeons combined their previously separate bariatric surgery accreditation programs. The new program — called Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Accreditation and Quality Improvement Program (MBSAQIP, for short) — is …

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September 12th, 2014 By Jeremy Korman

After surgery for weight loss, vitamins are important

Weight loss surgery is a huge step forward for thousands of obese people who are suffering health problems as a consequence of their weight, or whose obesity makes it likely that they will develop problems in the future. It is …

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September 05th, 2014 By Jeremy Korman

Seasonal autumn meals for weight-loss surgery patients

Labor Day just went by, and that means — despite the heat wave — it’s almost fall. If you have kids, they are either back in school already or headed back in the next week or two. One of these …

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August 29th, 2014 By Jeremy Korman

‘Juicing’ for weight loss: fad diet or good strategy?

TV, magazines, and the Internet are absolutely full of weight-loss ‘tricks,’ often in the form of diets that may work for a few weeks but can be seriously damaging to your health and your long-term weight-management efforts. It can be …

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August 22nd, 2014 By Jeremy Korman

Are Americans overeating — or under-exercising?

We know that obesity rates have skyrocketed in America over the last couple of decades, particularly among children. This is true all across the country. It’s also happening internationally, but it seems like few countries have seen obesity rates rise …

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August 15th, 2014 By Jeremy Korman

Do you truly know how healthy your kids’ weight is?

According to a recent CDC report, one-third of kids in the United States don’t have a realistic perception of their own weight. And for kids who weighed too much or too little, that number became more skewed: of overweight and …

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August 08th, 2014 By Jeremy Korman

Live longer with just five minutes of exercise a day

I love running. Every year, I run with several patients of mine in the Rock ‘N‘ Roll Half Marathon, here in L.A. It makes me really happy to know that I’ve helped people discover a healthy and fulfilling pastime and …

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August 01st, 2014 By Jeremy Korman

Extreme obesity cuts more than six years off your life, on average

Those with a body mass index, or BMI, above 40 are robbed of at least 6 1/2 years, on average, of expected life span, a study has found. And the toll in years lost rises with the degree of obesity, …

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July 25th, 2014 By Jeremy Korman

Study after study provides more evidence weight loss surgery improves diabetes

We already know that in obese patients with Type 2 diabetes, bariatric surgery is the most effective treatment. Recent research has strengthened this point, and it’s becoming clear that even in less-obese people, weight loss surgery can treat diabetes more …

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July 18th, 2014 By Jeremy Korman

I’m not a ‘calorie counter.’ Can I succeed with a strict nutrition plan?

The received weight loss wisdom — ”calories in – calories out = energy stored, and that alone governs your body fat level” — is tantalizing. It’s certainly true that if you eat too many calories and don’t burn enough off, you …

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