Cleveland Clinic Akron General Bariatric Weight Loss Procedure Online Seminar

Roux en-Y Gastric Bypass, with Introduction on Body Mass Index, Animation.

Bariatric surgery, or weight loss surgery, refers to a variety of surgical procedures for treatment of morbid obesity. Obesity is determined by Body Mass Index or BMI, which is calculated as the ratio of body weight over square of body height. The higher the BMI the higher the extent of obesity. A normal BMI is […]

Can I be overweight and healthy? | Dr. Bizzy Examines

the idea that someone could be both overweight and healthy has been around for some time a simple look into workout culture would show an innate fascination for becoming bigger stronger and fitter but does packing on the extra weight actually cause more harm than good latest science is quite clear and detailed the negative […]

How to Calculate Your BMI | Obesity

BMI or body mass index is a number that we calculate to determine of you are a healthy weight. BMI is calculated by taking your weight in kilograms and dividing it by your height in meters squared. This is obviously not a number that we’re able to calculate in our heads, so there are tools […]

The Non-Surgical Weight Loss Procedure That Takes 40 Minutes | NBC Nightly News

NBC NEWS MEDICAL CORRESPONDENT DR. JOHN TORRES TELLS US MORE. >>Reporter: LIKE SO MANY BUSY MOMS, JAHIDA FONSECCA HAD TROUBLE LOSING WEIGHT AFTER HER THREE KIDS WERE BORN. >>I WOULD DO DIET PILLS. I WOULD DO PROTEIN SHAKES. I WASN’T REALLY GOING TO THE GYM AS OFTEN. >>Reporter: SO TWO YEARS AGO, NEARLY 220 POUNDS, […]