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A New Non-surgical Option Helps You Lose Weight and Keep It Off

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

Jonah Cohen, MD, a gastroenterologist and Director of the Center for Bariatric Endoscopy at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, discusses a new non-surgical option that helped one of his patients, Laurie, lose and keep her weight off.

Channels: Exercise and Fitness, Healthcare, Nutrition, Obesity, Public Health, Weight Loss,

Released:
6-Jan-2020 12:00 PM EST
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Weight Loss Procedures: Comparing Surgical and Non-surgical Options

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

Daniel Jones, MD, Chief of Minimally Invasive Surgical Services and Director of the Bariatric Program at BIDMC, and Jonah Cohen, MD, Director of the Center for Bariatric Endoscopy at BIDMC, compare different surgical and non-surgical weight loss procedures.

Channels: Healthcare, Obesity, Surgery, Weight Loss, Diabetes,

Released:
6-Jan-2020 12:00 PM EST
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Derron’s Weight Loss Journey: How Surgery Changed His Life

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

Derron Golden once weighed 360 pounds. As a result, he suffered from severe obstructive sleep apnea, high cholesterol, back pain, shortness of breath upon exertion and type 2 diabetes. After having weight loss surgery at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (BIDMC) in January 2018, he lost 150 pounds.

Channels: Obesity, Surgery, Weight Loss,

Released:
6-Jan-2020 12:00 PM EST
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Fitness Goals This Winter? Get a Personal Trainer.

Bowling Green State University

At the start of every new year, gyms fill with patrons who have fitness aspirations. But by February, the gyms are mostly empty. There’s a way to avoid this, says Nathan Peters: hire a personal trainer.

Channels: Exercise and Fitness, Obesity, Sports Medicine,

Released:
20-Dec-2019 8:05 AM EST
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Three tips for better sleep

Houston Methodist

More than one-third of Americans get less than seven hours of sleep each night, putting them at risk for serious, chronic health conditions such as diabetes, heart disease and obesity. The real victim of a lack of sleep, however, is the brain.

Channels: All Journal News, Diabetes, Heart Disease, Mental Health, Mindfulness, Neuro, Nutrition, Obesity, Sleep,

Released:
29-Oct-2019 2:15 PM EDT
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