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WikiMD the free mdical encyclopedia editable only by medical professionals World’s largest wellness and weight loss encyclopedia If you are a medical professional or an expert in any field of medicine, please join us in building the world’s largest weight loss and wellness encyclopedia created by experts in the field, not by the crowd. One in every 3 Americans is insulin resistant leading to metabolic […]

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! […]

Understanding weight loss terms and their meaning

A-Z Glossary of weight loss terms for understanding the commonly used terms in weight loss. A Adipose tissue (add-ih-POSE) Fat tissue in the body. B Bariatric surgery (bear-ee-AT-ric) Also known as gastrointestinal surgery. Surgery on the stomach and/or intestines to help patients with extreme obesity to lose weight. Bariatric surgery is a weight-loss method used […]

Philadelphia obesity help

How is obesity affecting Philadelphia? What percentage of greater Philadelphia residents are either overweight or obese? What are the health risks associated with being overweight or obese in Philadelphia? what are the 50 different medical problems related to obesity? What are the benefits of losing weight in Philadelphia? Nationwide, about one in three adults are […]