The Bariatric Surgery Service, at the Army hospital in Central El Paso, has been given a Center of Excellence designation by two groups that oversee this type of surgery.
Yes, it does happen. Many people do lose enormous amounts of weight, but the statistics are against you. Less than 5 percent keep the weight off.
Happy Thursday!! If you have read my blog in the past, you will probably know that I have been trying to lose weight for a while now. Unfortunately, I have not been successful. For that reason, I started going to a dietitian at my university, thankfully it is pretty cheap at my school!! This past […]
Vegetables are the most nutritious and healthy of foods, yet most people don’t think they taste as good as burgers dripping with fat or a salty batch of French fries. But what if the same words that food sellers usually reserve for those indulgent foods—like juicy, crispy and seasoned—were applied to the veggies? Rebranding vegetables…
I had weightloss surgery (gastric sleeve) in September this year, so today I’m currently sitting at almost 3 months post-surgery. I would like to state that having weight loss surgery absolutely & magically fixed my life…NOT! Here is what has happened to date… When I was in the process of deciding for sure if I […]