Tuesday March 11, 2014
I found this to be very interesting... and reaffirming we are doing the right thing... (The link to the entire publication is below, but this summary says it well).
Despite billions of dollars spent on weight loss treatment, the number of morbidly obese patients continues to increase. The only treatment option shown to have any type of success in this population is bariatric surgery. Ov...
Saturday, April 27, 2013 |
by: becca1960Another "read" from the research queen! LOL!
The 10 Most Common Mistakes Weight Loss Surgery Patients Make
National Association for Weight Loss Surgery
Sorry! I cannot help myself! I drive my hubby crazy with whatever the new research topic is in my life! These days... its y'all I drive crazy :) (My husband sends his thanks!)Wanted to share good protein
View More Posts Ignore Hey guys I wanted to take the time to let you guys know some good protein source that I have found through this journey.. I am a year and a half out of surgery and some of these things have been life savers...
I use the website Bariatric Choice: There i found great source...
At my support group, our facilitator this month was my totally cool PSY doc! Dr. Steve Wall. Our topic was trauma and its impact on eating. I hope I can capture the main points!
Ya know how we're always told to think outta the box? Well, for this to work, you have to think of being in the box :)
So, imagine a big box, in the box is the healthy place to be... Around the outsides of the box you'll...
Deciding Ideal Weight article:
Tony Robbins: Why we do what we do
The Anatomy of Results: Eric Plantenberg at TEDxBend
Brene Brown: The power of vulnerability https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iC...
Today I went to Pinterest for the first time... jumped in with both feet and created a WLS board! I have been inviting folks all day... I want it to be open to allow others to pin to it as well.
Post anything WLS related. Quotes, links to WLS info, recipes, that wonderful protein powder you found, even that killer outfit you bought or saw a picture of and just know you're gonna buy...
>>>>ANOTHER GOOD READ<<<<
Avoidance coping plays an important role in common psychological problems.
Published on May 5, 2013 by Alice Boyes, Ph.D. in In Practice
When I first mention "avoidance coping" people tend to assume I just mean procrastinating, but in psychology-speak, avoidance means something a bit different.
Avoidance coping creates stress and anxiety, and rav...
Highest Fiber Vegetables
Chick Peas/Garbanzo Beans
Greens -- collards, kale, turnip greens*
Potato with skin
Peas -- black-eyed peas, green peas
* These high-fiber vegetables are also goitrogenic, meaning that they promote thyroid enlar...
Friday, August 23, 2013 |
by: jroarskiThese days I hear a lot of talk about sustainable foods. But what exactly does the term mean? I have talked to many health professionals including the gym where I have a club membership and I have learned that at the most basic level, sustainable foods are created through sustainable agriculture, which is the production of food and fiber from plants and animals using agricultural ...
Thursday, October 3, 2013 |
by: 38lbs"When Students cheat on exams it's because our School System values grades more than Students value learning." -Dr. Neil DeGrasse Tyson, astrophysicist ► www.knowledgeoftoday.org/2013/01/what-does-school-really-teach-children.html —
Finnish schools have no uniforms, no entrance exams, no fees, no league tables and no Ofsted inspections (tests).
Students start school at age 7 ...