Many Americans vow each January that this will be the year they lose weight. And for those who do lose, the challenge becomes maintaining that new weight in a culture that has supersized food portions and has us moving less. On top of that, we’re all being told we should eat healthier diets. It can be so confusing that you just want to rip open a bag of chips and forget about it. But don’t. Studies show that better nutrition and controlling your weight are keys to improving health.
As a bariatrics leader among metro Atlanta hospitals, GMC-Duluth’s Center for Surgical Weight Management offers these tips, which are appropriate for everyone who wants to control weight and amp up nutrition:
You can make 2013 the year you transform your life for good. If you find that dieting and exercise alone aren’t the answer for you, bariatric surgery may give you the tool you need for success.
The comprehensive weight management program at GMC-Duluth’s Center for Surgical Weight Management can assist patients in achieving significant weight loss, long-term weight maintenance and improvement in obesity-related medical conditions.
The program includes
To learn more, visit gwinnettbariatrics.org. Here you will find dates and times where you can attend a free information session with the Center’s Medical Director Robert Richard, M.D., FACS, or participate in an online seminar. To speak with someone about bariatric surgery, please call 678-383-4881.