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She Went from A Size 18 to a Size 12

I called her immediately following my doctor’s appointment. I weighed in at 199 pounds (it was really 201 but I bargained for the two pounds of clothing I was wearing!). And then the doctor read me the riot act… “Get your cholesterol down, lower your AIC, and lower your triglyceride numbers—or I am putting you on medication to do the job.” I am a therapist and have worked extensively with people who have had bariatric [...]

By |2019-03-17T20:03:51+00:00March 17th, 2019|Weight Loss|0 Comments

Top 10 Tips to Loss Weight Just in Time For Summer

The Bariatric and Metabolic Surgery Program at Newark Beth Israel Medical Center offers a wide range of minimally invasive weight loss surgery options. The Metabolic Surgery Program at Newark Beth Israel Medical Center offers endoscopic procedures, laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy, laparoscopic Roux en Y Gastric Bypass, and laparoscopic revisional procedures. The program is led by Dr. Alan A. Saber and a multidisciplinary team of dietitians, primary care providers, psychiatrists and psychologists, cardiologists, pulmonologists, gastroenterologists, endocrinologists, radiologists [...]

By |2019-03-17T19:50:32+00:00March 17th, 2019|Weight Loss|0 Comments

For The Love of Food

  Dr. Carla Dicenzo-Flynn is an Internal Medicine doctor who specializes in Metabolic Nutrition. As a nutrition doctor, she sees patients with a multitude of nutritional disorders including but not limited to obesity, medical weight loss, diabetes, metabolic syndrome, hypercholesterolemia, bariatric surgery, vitamin deficiencies, hormonal imbalances, malnutrition, celiac disorder, Crohn’s disease, chronic diarrhea and many others. Her extensive training and knowledge of the nutritional needs of the body, combined with the love of fresh, high [...]

By |2019-03-17T18:08:25+00:00March 17th, 2019|Weight Loss|0 Comments

OBESITY & CANCER, IF FAT WASN’T ENOUGH

OBESITY & CANCER, IF FAT WASN'T ENOUGH By Selena Ricci There are few things worse than being so fat that you hate looking in the mirror. Shopping for clothes that are anything besides leisure wear is painful and don’t get me started on what it’s like to get winded when you bend down to tie your shoelaces. Even if you somehow manage to find clothes that you feel slightly confident in, you’ll quickly get thrown [...]

By |2018-01-24T13:32:23+00:00January 18th, 2018|Featured, Weight Loss, Wellness|0 Comments