Why Coconut Water Is All The Rage

Coconut water—not to be confused with coconut milk or coconut oil—has become a very popular drink in recent years. Acquired from young, green coconuts, coconut water is low in sugar and high in nutrients, making it a healthy addition to any diet. It can assist with weight loss and digestion while keeping you hydrated, and … Read more

Reasons You’re Not Losing Weight Fast Enough After Bariatric Surgery

Currently in the U.S., patients seeking weight loss through bariatric surgery have four options: adjustable gastric banding, sleeve gastrectomy, Rouxen-Y gastric bypass, and biliopancreatic diversion with duodenal switch. Each surgery is different and performing physicians consider each patient’s needs before deciding upon the best course of action. While bariatric surgery exists as an option when … Read more