Psychiatric Disorders, Weight Loss, and Weight Loss Surgery

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After the weight loss surgery, even when the patient seems to be doing fine, the psychological benefits may alternately spike, drop or disappear.

Weight Loss and Psychiatric Disorders

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Research shows that despite their long-term success with weight loss, the patients’ mental health on average deteriorated past even their pre-surgery level.

Challenges of Post-Weight-Loss Life

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What are the challenges faced by people who go on to lose a huge proportion of their body weight?

Creating a Normal-Weight Future

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A child who never becomes overweight is far less likely to become an obese teen or a morbidly obese adult.

A City Refurbished for Health

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We’ve been following the story of Oklahoma City’s transformation, when Mayor Mike Cornett led the people to undertake what was described as a war on fat.

Oklahoma City and the Combat Paradigm

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In Oklahoma City, Mayor Mike Cornett led the people to undertake what was described as a war on fat. Here’s more on the amazing transformation of Oklahoma city.

When a City Goes on a Diet

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When Oklahoma City mayor Mick Cornett challenged the citizens in 2012 to collectively lose a million pounds 47,000 people signed up.

“Dieting” for Weight Loss

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Some studies suggest that the reducing diet accomplishes neither weight loss nor anything but frustration and feelings of failure.

Another Look at Long-Term Weight Loss

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When it comes to maintaining long-term weight loss, people need to know how to use their energy for self-betterment rather than self-destruction, among other things.

More Fat Pharmacy

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Childhood Obesity News has been tracing the recent history of weight-loss drugs, of which Vyvanse is an example.

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