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Pregnancy After Bariatric Surgery

Obesity can have an impact on one’s reproductive health. There’s a higher incidence of menstrual dysfunction and anovulation among obese and overweight women, affecting their ability to conceive. Plus, women with a higher BMI are at higher risk of having complications...

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Food Journaling and Staying Hydrated

If you’re trying to lose weight, you may have been advised to keep a food journal and stay hydrated. But do these two things really work?  Keeping a Food Journal A food journal or a food diary is simply a daily log of what you eat and drink. Several studies show that...

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Bariatric Surgery Cures Your Diabetes!

Bariatric surgery has been known to be one of the most effective ways for obese patients to lose weight. However, research also shows that weight loss surgery can also help improve obesity-related problems such as diabetes. Weight Loss Surgery and Diabetes In a study...

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We are Back with Our In-Person Seminar

At Foothills Weight Loss Surgeons in Knoxville, TN, we require all of our patients to attend or view our FREE info. series. This will be your very first step to achieving better health and improving your quality of life. Why attend our information seminar? Bariatric...

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Our Website is Easy to Navigate

  At Foothills Weight Loss Surgeons in Knoxville, we strive to make each patient’s experience pleasant. As part of that mission, we are happy to inform you that we have made changes to our website, making it easier to navigate. What can you expect from our new...

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Exercising Before Bariatric Surgery

With lockdown restrictions starting to ease up and with the weather starting to warm up, now is a great opportunity to head outside and exercise. Exercising Before Bariatric Surgery Studies show that starting an exercise program before your bariatric surgery can have...

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Our Online Seminar is Made for You!
Our Online Seminar is Made for You!

Deciding to undergo bariatric surgery is a serious and major life decision to make. Unlike other surgeries, bariatric surgery requires your lifelong commitment to changes if you want to sustain your weight loss. This is why we, at Foothills Weight Loss Surgeons in...

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