Gallstones are hardened deposits of digestive fluid (bile) formed inside your gallbladder. These deposits can vary in size and can be as small as a grain of sand or as large as a golf ball.
Did you know that summertime can be the most favorable season for weight loss? If you want to increase your chances of successful outcome from weight loss surgery, now may be the best time for it.
GERD (Gastroesophageal reflux disease) is a chronic condition that can cause a great number of symptoms, the most prominent being heartburn.
Obese individuals can sometimes find it very difficult to lose weight through diet and exercise alone. This could be due to problems like arthritis that make it difficult to exercise, eating disorders, or metabolic abnormalities.
In the United States, people are particularly vulnerable to Coronavirus due to high obesity levels and the co-morbid conditions frequently associated with obesity such as hypertension, diabetes, and respiratory disease.