The Cost of Obesity

Obesity can not only take a toll on your health and well-being, it can drain your finances as well, as documented in a new survey by the Canadian Obesity Network.

People suffering from obesity spend more on commercial weight loss programs, prescription diet pill and special diets.

Interestingly, a large portion of those surveyed choose these methods over weight loss surgery because wait times for surgery are longer in Canada and because consumers don’t get clear guidance on how to combat obesity, according to the survey’s authors.

New Lease on Life

We never get tired of stories like this. It reminds us of how weight loss surgery can literally change your life.

This article tells the story of a Tennessee woman who lost 210 pounds after undergoing bariatric surgery and the impact it had on her life.

It’s a heart-warming story – one that resonates with countless people who have gained a new lease on life after weight loss surgery.