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Weight Loss News and Articles Orange County

Treating GERD with the LINX Reflux Management System

Published on July 6, 2018
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Are you finding your life difficult because of Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)? Do you want to stop taking medications to treat it because of their negative side-effects? Surgery is an option, but with traditional surgery, you may find it difficult

9 Signs You Should Fire Your Doctor

Published on June 21, 2018
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Not all physicians are right for all patients. When to look for a new one. Your doctors help with so much more than just your health. They impact your pain management, your health care experience, your quality of life and

The Obalon Balloon: Weight Loss Made Easy

Published on May 18, 2018
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The most common challenge faced by people today is weight loss – one in three people are struggling with weight-loss issues. You may have a goal weight that you want to attain but are having trouble reaching or maintaining it.

The Importance of Finding a Skilled Board-Certified Gastroenterologist

Published on April 13, 2018
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Our digestive system is one of the most complex organ systems in our body. It helps to digest our food and provide nutrition and energy for the body. The digestive system is not comprised of only the stomach, but a

We Offer Nutrition Counseling After Bariatric Surgery

Published on April 6, 2018
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Bariatric surgery can help a person lose weight by restricting or reducing the quantity of food the stomach can contain. It can be performed using different techniques depending on individual requirements. One of the most crucial aspects of bariatric surgery

If You Are Experiencing Issues from a Bariatric Surgery, You May Need Revision Bariatric Surgery

Published on March 1, 2018
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Many people with obesity struggle on a daily basis with health issues and body-image issues. To shed excess weight and improve their quality of life, these people often come in for bariatric surgery. Different types of bariatric surgeries help to

Control Hunger with vBloc Therapy

Published on January 25, 2018
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vBloc neurometabolic therapy is a newly developed technology for effective weight loss. This cutting-edge bariatric surgery procedure involves implanting a pacemaker-like device near the stomach to help control feelings of hunger. The technology works by reducing hunger feelings, resulting in

The Contours of the Body Can Be Enhanced with SculpSure

Published on November 30, 2017
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SculpSure is a non-surgical and non-invasive treatment to reduce fat from the body. It was approved by the FDA in 2015 to be used on the thighs, flanks, tummy, and back. It is a laser procedure and is helpful in

Revision Bariatric Surgery Corrects Unsatisfactory Results

Published on November 10, 2017
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We see a lot of new cosmetic procedures being introduced every day. Imperfections big and small can now be corrected easily. But what if a cosmetic procedure goes wrong? Not all cosmetic procedure mistakes can be easily corrected. But for

Good Candidates for a Gastric Bypass

Published on October 13, 2017
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Weight gain is a major problem many people grapple with on a daily basis. There are several ways we try to lose weight, including exercise and dieting. When these methods are ineffective, the gastric bypass is an effective alternative and

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