Medical Weight Loss
Reaching and staying at a healthy weight is a long-term challenge for people who are overweight or obese. It also is a chance to lower your risk for other serious health problems. With the right treatment and motivation, it’s possible to lose weight and lower your long-term disease risk. -National Institutes of Health. It’s hard to be happy when you look in the mirror and see something you don’t like. The reality is that 70% of Americans are overweight or obese, and up to 44% of overweight or obese people have clinical depression.
Medical Weight Loss can increase your ability to lose weight by:
- Increasing metabolism
- Decreasing appetite
- Giving you the energy needed to sustain a healthy lifestyle
- Change your relationship with comfort food
- Curb night time eating
- Help with binge eating disorder
Medical complications of too much weight include:
- Heart disease
- High blood pressure
- Gallbladder issues
- Certain cancers
- Breathing problems
- High cholesterol
- Sleep apnea
It is a well-documented fact that being overweight has more than just medical repercussions. Being overweight can affect other life issues such as job advancement, lower wages (compared to thinner employees), negative stereotypes, unfair hiring practices, insurances and employers imposing penalties for patients with higher BMI’s, psychological repercussions such as depression, social anxiety and generalized anxiety disorder.
Medical Weight Loss in Harrisburg, PA, Lancaster, PA and York, PA
We offer the best in the healthy medical weight loss options in the Central PA area. Contact East Shore Healthcare today at 717-652-5550 to schedule your free consultation with our pain weight loss specialists.
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