Tag Archives: bariatric surgeons

Should you be losing weight faster?

“I’m losing weight, but I want to lose faster. What can I do?” Before I answer the question, I need to repeat the warning about losing weight fast. This only applies to you if you’re not under a doctor’s supervision. If you’re losing weight under a doctor’s care, particularly a bariatric physician, your doctor is […]

Can you be forced to lose weight?

Some people think that forced weight loss is an effective solution to America’s problem of obesity. America doesn’t have a problem with obesity.  I’m not saying there are not obese individuals in the US, although, for some reason the word “obese” is as offensive to me as many 4-letter words. I happen to prefer the […]