You Can’t Hide From Fat

Liposuction fan, we've got some bad news.If you suck fat out of your thighs and bottom it will return in your abdomen. If you suck the fat out of your abdomen it will show up on your chest and arms. Bottom line? After liposuction—the fat always comes back—just somewhere else.Body fat is a simple situation…

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Gastric Bypass vs. Gastric Banding: Which is Better?

Anyone more than 100 pounds overweight or with a BMI greater than 40 is considered morbidly obese. Gastric bypass and adjustable gastric banding are the two most commonly performed procedures for the treatment of morbid obesity. A recent randomized trial demonstrated that gastric bypass results in greater weight loss than gastric banding over a four year period…

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