Take the Next Step on Your Weight Management Journey at the 2017 Your Weight Matters National Convention

Don’t miss your chance to attend the Your Weight Matters National Convention taking place in New Orleans August 10-13! With less than 10 days left to opening night, YWM2017 will offer attendees access to science-based weight management strategies. The Convention offers onsite registration starting at $60/day, or $145 for the full...



The Checklist – Top 10 Ways to Prepare for Bariatric Surgery

The Checklist – Top 10 Ways to Prepare for Bariatric Surgery From the perspective of a dietitian and her patients by Melissa Majumdar, MS, RD, LDN, CPT Bariatric surgery is a great tool to help you manage your weight. But it’s just that – a tool – and takes...



Parenting and Obesity – Tips, Ideas, and Suggestions

Parenting and Obesity – Tips, Ideas, and Suggestions by Natalie-Jean Schiavone, PhD, Being a kid today is hard, but being a parent today is even harder. Let’s face it, when most parents were growing up, cell phones, computers, and social media did not exist. As children, you may have...



3 Uncommon Secrets to Success from a Bariatric Dietitian

3 Uncommon Secrets to Success from a Bariatric Dietitian by Katy Harvey, MS, RD, LD, CEDRD A client came in to my office the other day and said, “I keep eating all the wrong things. Every morning I start with a plan to do it right that day, and then I...




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