Choosing Her Own Path

From Inspire magazine Leslie, a regulatory compliance specialist with ORNL Federal Credit Union — had been struggling with her weight for years. She’d lost and gained back the same 50 pounds time and again, and nothing seemed to work in the long term. “At 30, I weighed 318 pounds,” she says. “I had high blood […]

Read More »

Tags: ,



Are You Suffering From Hemorrhoids? Take our Hemorrhoid Treatment Self Assessment!

Hemorrhoids are common—about half the population will have hemorrhoids by the age of 50. That said, they are something most people are reluctant to discuss and misunderstandings about the causes and treatments are equally common. There’s no reason to continue to suffer It is important that you avoid waiting to discuss any potential problems with […]

Read More »

Tags: , , , ,



Obesity is a Disease – Dr. Boyce’s Thoughts on the AMA’s Recent Classification

With the steady climb in the rate of obesity in the U.S., the American Medical Association recently officially classified the condition as a disease. Dr. Stephen Boyce, our experienced weight loss surgeon, comments on this important decision and how it may change the nation’s approach to healthcare.

Read More »

Tags: ,



What Everyone Should Know About Prosthetic Legs

By Carey Bunch, CPO/L , Prosthetist Amputation and prosthetic limbs are common enough that the average person is likely familiar with them on some level, but rare enough that most people have many questions and misunderstandings to clear up when faced with the prospect of requiring a prosthesis for the first time. Here are five […]

Read More »

Tags: , ,