Obesity, an Age Old Problem

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Between value meals and soda bans, a lot of media attention is given to children who are packing on the pounds, but this type of attention isn’t given to obese Americans of all ages. Obesity is especially an overlooked problem among older populations. While the young and old alike are coping with the growing concern of excess weight, older adults are often left to fend for themselves without much assistance. [Read more]

Living in the Los Angeles and Beverly Hills area, we are front and center to witness a lot of the crazy fads people try in hopes of losing weight. Since as far back as the early 18th century, people have been looking for ways to lose weight or become stick-thin without putting in the effort. It seems that since comfort levels advanced enough for us to gain weight people have been dreaming up ways to lose it. [Read more]

Fighting Flab after Forty

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Our bodies change a lot as we age. Weight gain and fatigue tend to increase while bone health deteriorates. In women, perimenopause often begins in during the late 30s and estrogen levels continue to decline through the 40s as hormonal levels change. With all of these bodily changes it can be really hard to maintain good health as you age. Medical weight loss programs featuring physician support and lipotropic injections can help you to overcome the burdening bulge of age. [Read more]

Funny Weight Loss Tricks to Try

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How would you feel if everywhere you sat down to eat there was a mirror placed right in front you, reflecting your every move as you eat your food? It may sound a little crazy but this is actually considered an unconventional trick to help facilitate weight loss. These weight loss solutions are not going to help you in the same way as your lipotropic injections or other medical weight loss plans, but if you feel like having a bit of fun as you progress towards a healthier lifestyle then by all means, give it a try—just check in with Dr. Kerendian first. [Read more]

The Weight Loss Dream Deferred

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We all have an image in our heads of how we’d like ourselves to look, that idealized dream-self we strive to make a reality regardless of its improbability. For most people, weight is a key part of that dream-self—we imagine how things might be if we could only weigh as much as we did as teenagers or college students, torturing ourselves over how far we’ve strayed from the skinnier days of yesteryear. [Read more]

The waistlines of Americans have been on a steady increase over the years. People who have Body Mass Indexes (BMI) above 30 are generally considered to be obese. In 1995, the number of obese Americans stood at 16 percent. However, the value rose to 27 percent by 2012. These increasing rates of obesity have made weight loss diets in Beverly Hills an important aspect of conversation. [Read more]

10 Tips to Control Portion Size

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When you’re trying to lose weight you will make many changes to your diet. You will cut back on sweets, and you may put more vegetables on your plate. Regardless of the changes that are made, you will have to master the art of portion control. [Read more]

Discovering Your Motivation

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Like most Americans, you might tend to procrastinate when it comes to weight loss. Life demands your full attention on many levels, such as lengthy commutes, stressful jobs, financial pressures and family responsibilities. But when you put a high priority on taking care of yourself, you will be better equipped to handle the pressures of life. While you might know that in your head, you may need some motivation so you can put some action behind all those good intentions. [Read more]

There is more to medical weight loss in Beverly Hills than eating sensibly and exercising adequately. There is something else that doesn’t require keeping track of everything you eat or pushing yourself to keep going on your treadmill when you’ve had enough. There’s a component of weight loss that’s as easy as catching enough shut-eye. [Read more]

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