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Sep
22nd
Study Links 13 Types of Cancer to Obesity

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A new Study Links 13 Types of Cancer to Obesity, but losing weight may lower the risk of contracting an illness.
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Aug
12th
How to Teach Kids Healthy Cooking Habits

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Eating prepared foods, whether from a restaurant or a store, has led many to eat large amounts of sugar, salt and fat. Cooking at home gives you control of ingredients and can contribute to lifelong healthy eating habits.
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Aug
10th
How Does Weight Loss Surgery Improve Health?

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The single greatest health benefit of surgery is permanent weight loss. An estimated 90 percent of bariatric patients are successful losing and keeping off at least 50 percent of excess weight. That isn’t a perfect result, but it is a significant improvem...
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Aug
8th
Does Weight Loss Surgery Cure Sleep Apnea?

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Believe it or not, you may be able to lead a life free of sleep apnea by taking advantage of the latest weight loss surgery techniques. Medical researchers all over the world have seen amazing results after bariatric surgery, not just with weight loss but...
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Jul
22nd
How Losing Weight Reduces Joint Pain

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Maintaining a healthy weight can decrease the pain of arthritis. If you're overweight and suffering from joint pain, losing weight may relieve your symptoms.
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Mar
9th
Understanding Lap Band Complications

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Having lap band weight loss surgery is a step toward a healthier way of life. It has helped countless people lose and keep weight off. For some, lap band surgery is the best choice for weight loss. But what if the procedure doesn’t work out? Patients who ...
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Mar
2nd
How Much Weight Will I Lose With Gastric Sleeve Surgery?

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Each type of weight loss surgery helps patients shed pounds. Sleeve gastrectomy is associated with a weight loss of around 55 percent of excess body weight within the first year. The weight reduction with gastric sleeve surgery is similar to that which is...
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Jan
25th
Lift your mood with exercise

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Exercise helps bariatric patients ward off the blues after weight loss surgery. Studies show that exercise alleviates depression, anxiety and stress.
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Jan
18th
What Can I Eat After Weight Loss Surgery?

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People who have had weight loss surgery must eat small amounts of food. Straying from the weight loss surgery diet guidelines can make patients sick.
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Jan
11th
Solving the Insurance Puzzle

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Some insurance covers weight loss surgery. Northwest Weight Loss Surgery helps patients understand payment options for bariatric procedures.
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Jan
8th
How to Stay Motivated for Exercise

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Need some ideas to help you stay motivated for exercise? Learn simple ways to pump up your enthusiasm for working out.
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Nov
5th
How to Eat Healthy During the Holidays

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Need some ideas on how to eat healthy and stay well over the holiday season? Here are some simple tips.
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Oct
12th
The Bogalusa Heart Study: What Bariatric Patients Should Know

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If you have undergone a bariatric procedure, you have probably heard of the Bogalusa Heart study. It’s considered one of the most important studies in tracking health across individuals. Read more about the study.
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Sep
10th
5 Benefits of Strength Training After Weight Loss Surgery

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Weight loss surgery is a giant step toward a healthier way of life. Find out the 5 benefits of strength training after weight loss surgery.
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Jul
28th
online support group

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Research says logging on to an online support group increases chances of managing weight
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May
19th
Can drinking lots of water help with your weight loss

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Is it true if you drink lots of water , it will help you lose weight? Is it bad for your body if you drink too much water?
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May
3rd
Obese kids face more bullying

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Health Buzz: Obese Kids Face More Bullying
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Apr
30th
Obesity increases risk of Cancer

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Researchers reporting higher risk of cancer for overweight people
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Mar
26th
Super-Sizing the Last Supper

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Super Sizing the Last Supper - portion sizes have really grown
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Jan
19th
The Story Of Obesity

Denise Wood | COMMENTS (4)


Obesity is a complex disease with multiple causes that results in an unhealthy and inappropriate accumulation of stored fat in the body. Obesity substantially increases the risk for many associated diseases including high blood pressure, diabetes, sleep a...
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Northwest Weight Loss Surgery offers options for weight loss surgery; Gastric Bypass, Sleeve Gastrectomy, Lap Band Surgery, Plication, Botox, Juvederm, Facial Peels and Medical Grade skin care products.  for Washington State, servicing the entire country including Seattle, Bellevue, Redmond, Tacoma, Spokane, and the Tri cities areas as well as Nationwide. We also offer weight loss surgery for patients from Canada and other countries outside of the U.S.A.

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