How to Talk to a Loved One about Bariatric Surgery

Problems with weight go beyond the one who bears it. Although such a person is the one who is directly impacted by any health problems associated with obesity or excess weight, the immediate family, community and society at large are also affected – albeit indirectly. Diabetes, heart problems and...



House Republicans Kick-off Phase One of GOP Efforts to Repeal and Replace Obamacare – What Does this Mean for You?

On March 7, 2017, House Republicans released the American Health Care Act (AHCA) – phase one of the GOP’s approach for repealing and replacing major portions of the Affordable Care Act (ACA). In releasing the AHCA, House Speaker Ryan discussed how healthcare reform would be achieved in three phases:...




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