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  • How the Gastric Bypass Pouch Works
    Anatomy of the Gastric Bypass Pouch Gastric bypass surgery is a weight loss surgery that addresses the problem of obesity and the co-morbidities of obesity. The gastric bypass procedure divides the stomach into a small upper pouch through which food will pass, and a larger lower pouch that contributes digestive juices into the intestine. The small intestine is then modified so that both pouches connect to it; as well, part of the intestine is bypassed. ... Read More
    Published on Saturday, March 26, 2016
  • Importance of Breakfast
    Written by Monica Joyce, RD, LD, MS, CDE: Recent findings in Pediatric Obesity, based on 580 children grades 5 to 7, showed that children who skipped breakfast were twice as likely to be overweight or obese compared to those who ate breakfast at home or again at school. Do you eat breakfast? Check out our book Too Busy to Diet for some great breakfast ideas. The post Importance of Breakfast appeared first on Too Busy ... Read More
    Published on Saturday, March 26, 2016
  • Diabetes Camp Positively Affects Kids, Survey Shows
    Attending diabetes summer camp can increase children’s diabetes knowledge, self-confidence, diabetes management, and emotional well-being, according to a new three-year survey by the American Diabetes Association. The online survey, which was conducted between 2013 and 2015, indicated that the number of children with a “clear understanding of diabetes management” increased by 11% and the number with “the ability to manage diabetes-related problems independently” increased by 10% after attending an American Diabetes Association ... Read More
    Published on Saturday, March 26, 2016
  • Healthy Eating Tip: Try Delicious Kitchen Swaps
    Savor the Flavor of Eating Right! Download my FREE guide with my 10 favorite tips and several recipes. Get it now. It’s available only during March for National Nutrition Month®. In honor of National Nutrition Month®, my colleague Liz Weiss shares her tip to help you savor the flavor of eating right. Plus, download the Meal Makeover Moms‘ free coloring cookbook. Since I spend most of my time at Meal Makeover Moms’ Kitchen cooking up healthful recipes for families, and ... Read More
    Published on Saturday, March 26, 2016
  • Hello world!
    Welcome to WordPress. This is your first post. Edit or delete it, then start writing! ... Read More
    Published on Saturday, March 26, 2016
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