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How to stay safe from COVID-19 if you have a weight problem

Published on August 30, 2021. People who are overweight or living with obesity that become infected with Covid-19 have a number of issues that potentially make them more vulnerable to severe illness. Increased adipose tissue increases how much Angiotensin-converting enzyme 2 (ACE2) your body... Read more

Weight Regain Following Bariatric Surgery – Weight Loss Medication

Published on August 2, 2021. In Australia there are over 22,000 people each year undergoing bariatric surgery, helping those living with obesity move towards a healthier body and lifestyle. Many people view bariatric surgery as their final and best chance to lose weight. Following bariatric... Read more