Understanding Obesity

Understanding Obesity

Angelina Jolie, Marilyn Monroe, George Clooney, Julia Roberts, and Brad Pitt: these well-known Hollywood actors are known not only for their acting talent but for their beauty and good looks. The average American is inundated with beauty standards that come from...
What is Body Mass Index (BMI)?

What is Body Mass Index (BMI)?

If you’ve already looked into getting bariatric surgery, then you’ve probably heard the question: what is body mass index? Put simply, it’s your body mass divided by the square of your height. This is currently our best way to determine if someone is...