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The Cycle of Diets and Why They Don’t Work

The Cycle of Diets Typically Cannot Work Long-Term Diets can trend as a cycle or have “stages,” which we all can relate to and know all too well what to expect at the “end” of a diet. I will discuss the stages and why diets typically cannot work long term. Starting diet – Contemplating and planning […]

My Bariatric Solutions Accepts Medicare in Decatur, Fort Worth, Abilene & Waco, TX

My Bariatric Solutions Accepts Medicare in Decatur, Fort Worth, Abilene & Waco, TX

At My Bariatric Solutions, we are a leading provider of treatment for weight loss and bariatric procedures including gastric bypass surgery, gastric sleeve surgery, Lap Band surgery, and several others in Decatur, Fort Worth, Abilene and Waco, TX. All surgeries are performed at the East Campus of Wise Health System in Decatur. At My Bariatric […]

Falling into Exercise

Falling leaves and crisp cool mornings are around the corner as the Texas Summer heat comes to an end. Whether one exercises before the sunrise or during the day, summer workouts are always humid and hot. As the weather begins to cool, there are changes the body will make and it’s essential to prepare for […]

Medical Weight Loss

A New, Affordable, Non-surgical Solution If you are one of the 93.3 million American adults who experience obesity, you know that finding a long-term solution for your weight problem is crucial for your health. Losing weight will help you reduce your risk factors for acute and chronic health conditions and improve your life expectancy. Plus […]

Muscle Catabolism

Catabolism in living organisms is defined as the breakdown of complex molecules to form simpler ones. Most often this refers to the wasting of lean muscle tissue and should be avoided at all costs. Not only do you become weaker and more prone to injury, but your metabolism will slow down and can decrease the […]

Laparoscopic Adjustable Gastric Banding

Colleen Smith RTR & Shantell Hayes MSN, APRN, FNP-C Laparoscopic Adjustable Gastric Banding (LAGB) is a medical device used to assist in weight loss, which in turn, reduces the comorbidities associated with obesity.  The LAGB is placed around the upper part of the stomach, just below the gastroesophageal junction, creating a pouch that is approximately […]