How telehealth is shaping obesity care
decorational arrow Obesity Care | 5 min. read

How telehealth is shaping obesity care

Science is gold and talk is king. Telehealth allows healthcare providers to combine both and reign in a world where staying in touch and keeping the conversation going are the pillars of care that not even a pandemic can shake.

Someone saved my life tonight - How I almost died due to Corona
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Someone saved my life tonight - How I almost died due to Corona

My life nearly came to an abrupt end on March 17, 2020 because of the corona virus. Not that I had it… I didn’t, actually. But my absolute fear of getting COVID-19 stopped me from going to the hospital.

The aftermath of a diet: weight is up, self-esteem is down
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The aftermath of a diet: weight is up, self-esteem is down

“Miracle Diet’ ... ‘Lose all the weight you want while eating all you want’ .... See the weight melt off”. Anywhere we go, we are bombarded with messages about easy ways to lose weight.

Why knowledge is not enough to manage obesity
decorational arrow Living with obesity | 3 min. read

Why knowledge is not enough to manage obesity

Most obesity interventions focus on prevention and do so through “education”. But there is a reason why this approach has had zero impact on obesity no matter how much we try to educate.

Moving on: from cabin fever to the world free from weight bias
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Moving on: from cabin fever to the world free from weight bias

Social distancing is not a new thing for everyone. People living with obesity are, in real ways, experts at it. As we re-enter the world as a society, I wonder if we can choose this to be a better place for everyone?

Big Boys Don't Cry… and Other Myths
decorational arrow Men's health | 3 min. read

Big Boys Don't Cry… and Other Myths

Imagine a world where one day a red traffic light meant Stop, then next day red meant Go and green meant Stop! We’d never get anywhere in that world. We’d just be confused.

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