Archive for August 23, 2017
According to recent studies, obesity and obesity related diseases are a significant problem in the United States. Heart disease, stroke, type 2 diabetes, and certain types of cancer have all been linked to obesity.
The majority of Americans are not eating enough fruits and vegetables and getting the majority of their daily calories from snacks. Studies show that Americans are also not exercise or strength training as much as recommended to lead a healthy lifestyle.
There are many options in weight loss including, but many struggle to maintain the diet and activity needed to lose weight on their own. Further, many people have additional health problems that interfere with their ability to lose weight.
This has led to a rise in weight loss surgeries. However, many are not able to undergo weight loss