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Medical Help for Weight Loss

Do you need to lose weight for medical reasons?  Do you have a medical condition that makes weight loss more difficult? Find out how to work with your health care team, ask questions and get answers so that you slim down and stay healthy.  
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Help! I Can't Lose Weight
What happens when you've tried every traditional method to slim down and you still can't lose weight.  Your doctor may be able to provide some of these medical interventions for weight loss.

How to Find a Weight Loss Medication That Works
Confused by all of the weight loss pills on the market? Your doctor is the best source of information about the safest and most effective medication for you.  But check this list to see which weight loss medications to discuss during your appointment.

How to Lose Weight to Improve Your Health
Has your doctor told you that you need to lose weight?  Find out how weight loss may affect certain common conditions and the most common strategies used by people who want to get healthy by slimming down.

10 Questions to Ask Your Doctor About Diet and Exercise
Before you start any diet or exercise program, ask your doctor these key questions.  The answers could help you stay motivated to reach your goals.

Thin vs. Fat Doctors: Who Provides the Best Care?
Are you getting the best care when you go to the doctor? If you need weight loss help, you may want to find a thinner physician.

Can Losing Weight Improve Your Sex Life?
What happens to your sex life when you slim down?  Researchers have studied the effects of obesity and weight loss on sexual habits. Find out what they learned.

Is Metabolic Testing Helpful for Weight Loss?
Your doctor's office or your health club might offer metabolic testing to help you along your weight loss journey.  But is this test really helpful? Learn the pros and cons of metabolic testing before you invest the money.

BMI vs Body Fat Percentage
Did your doctor give you a body mass index score that didn't makes sense? Should you get your body fat percent instead? Learn more about the numbers that help determine your health.

How to Fix Loose Skin After Weight Loss
Congratulations on your major weight loss.  But what do you do about the loose skin?  Your doctor may be able to help. I spoke to a weight loss surgeon about strategies to manage loose skin after weight loss.

Lose More Weight by Improving Your Foot Health
Find out why taking care of your feet plays a crucial role in the weight loss process.

What are the Health Consequences of Obesity?
Learn how being significantly overweight or obese can do damage to your health.

Questions to Ask Your Doctor About Weight Loss
Talk with your doctor before you decide on or join a weight-loss program. Here are some questions you might want to ask.

Understanding Hypothyroidism
Could your unexplained weight gain be caused by an underactive thyroid? This article will explain the symptoms, treatments, and health concerns related to hypothyroidism.

Understanding Type 2 Diabetes and Obesity
Type 2 diabetes and obesity are connected, so much so that more than 85% of the people diagnosed with it are overweight. This article will help you understand type 2 diabetes and the connection between type 2 diabetes and obesity.

What are the Health Consequences of Obesity?
Find out the health risks of being obese.

Obesity and Gallstones
This article will help you understand more about gallstones and the connection between obesity and gallstones.

Health Risks of Obesity: Incontinence
Learn more about a health risk related to obesity, urinary incontinence.

What are the Financial Costs of Obesity
Financial costs of obesity add up. How much does obesity cost every year? How much do people pay for health care and related expenses? Learn more about increased medical and health costs of obesity.

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