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Are antibiotics contributing to our weight gain?

We have long known that farm raised animals are fed low dose maintenance antibiotics which might have been fattening up those animals. According to this New York Times article, antibiotics can be a contributing factor in our weight gain much the same way! New York Times – are antibiotics contributing to our weight gain? IF […]

How to lose weight fast in Philadelphia with insurance?

4 Things to do lose weight fast in Philadelphia Did you know that you can lose weight in Philadelphia fast and safe under the care of a trained, and experienced W8MD(w’eight’MD) weight loss physicians and your insurance might cover for the physician supervised weight loss program? Philadelphia insurance weight loss program 1. Check your body mass index […]

Do you have metabolic syndrome?

One of the most common medical problems that is often ignored by most physician but essentially affects one in three adults in the United States is called metabolic syndrome. So, what is metabolic syndrome and how it might be affecting you? Before we look at the question of what metabolic syndrome is, here are some […]

What is causing weight gain in Philadelphia

What really causes the weight gain in Philadelphia? What if obesity has nothing to do with overeating for most people? What if there is a metabolic reason for your weight gain called insulin resistance? Did the now withdrawn and failed food pyramid miss the bus and mislead us toward a grain based diet that lead […]

Is sleep apnea causing your tiredness in New York City?

Is sleep apnea causing your fatigue during the day? Sleep apnea is a condition in which you have one or more pauses in breathing or shallow breaths while you are asleep. According to some estimates, up to 85% of the population that has sleep apnea are still undiagnosed in New York City! So, how you know […]

What does Acanthosis Nigricans signify?

Acanthosis Nigricans is a dark or thick patch on your skin of the neck or other areas. Some people might also get skin tags. The underlying process that causes acanthosis is called insulin resistance, which is not only common but may also explain the weight gain, food cravings, especially for starchy foods, and may be […]

Stop blaming the victim for obesity

Why blaming the victim for obesity is blaming the victim? Did we fail in our understanding what causes the weight gain? Why did the food guide pyramid fail? Why we misunderstood the cause and effect of weight gain – instead of understanding the true causes of weight gain, we just blame the patient or victim! […]

Is insulin resistance causing your weight gain?

 Acanthosis Nigricans Do you skin tags or darker or thicker lines on the neck? Do you have tummy fat or upper body weight? If you do, you may have insulin resistance that might be causing your weight gain. Use this free online tool called insulin resistance calculator to understand your metabolic risk”

Causes of abdominal fat weight gain

If you have excess weight especially around your tummy area, you may have an underlying metabolic process called insulin resistance that might be contributing to your weight gain, according to Dr. Prab R. Tumpati, a practicing obesity medicine physician and founder of W8MD Medical Weight Loss Centers of America. What is Insulin Resistance? After you eat carbohydrates, […]