What do I need to know about caring for someone with obesity?

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If you are caring for someone with obesity, there are several ways you can help them achieve their weight loss goals. You can support them in any weight loss goals they might have by providing healthy food options and exercising with them. Watch for any signs of the serious complications associated with obesity, like troubled breathing or organ complications. If they are taking any medication or received bariatric surgery, follow the instructions given by their doctor.

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Weight Loss Strategies

Weight Loss Strategies

Everyone has opinions on how to lose weight – everything from Pilates to supplements to sleeping sans pajamas has been touted as an effective weight loss strategy. It's all about discovering what works for you. For some people, th...

e community support found on social media or in support groups for weight loss is an effective tool, while others benefit from the tried and true method of working up a daily sweat. Whatever strategy you choose, the key is finding something that you can stick with that works for your lifestyle.
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Important: This content reflects information from various individuals and organizations and may offer alternative or opposing points of view. It should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. As always, you should consult with your healthcare provider about your specific health needs.