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ObesityHelp.com February 12, 2018 For millions of Americans, osteoarthritis is a very painful way of life. For a good number of those, joint replacement is the only gateway to finding relief from the debilitating aches and agonizing discomfort. So, imagine the disappointment when patients hear that they cannot find relief from their daily suffering until… Read More

AZBigMedia.com January 23, 2018 Right about now is when most people are likely to give up on their New Year’s resolutions. Research has shown that now is the time when your motivation may begin to falter. The number one resolution each year – on nearly a quarter of all resolution-makers’ lists – is losing weight… Read More

Media Contact: Kristy Jozwiak, 602-741-5161, kristy@dualitypr.com TWO VALLEY HOSPITALS HELP ARIZONANS STICK TO THEIR WEIGHT-LOSS RESOLUTIONS AND MAKE LOSING WEIGHT A REALITY St. Luke’s Medical Center in Phoenix and Mountain Vista Medical Center in Mesa Help Valley Residents Shrink Their Waistlines ARIZONA – Jan. 12, 2018 – Today is officially the day when most people… Read More

Dr. Daniel Fang was nominated by the Midwestern University's PA Program Class of 2017 for their Preceptor of the Year award. Dr. Fang accepted the award this past Wednesday August 30th at Grayhawk Golf Club. Congratulations Dr. Fang… Read More

Morbid obesity has reached epidemic proportions, especially in Yavapai County, where more than 26 percent of adults are considered obese. Bridges Center for Surgical Weight Management will hold a free doctor-led seminar to answer questions and provide information about weight-loss options in Prescott on Saturday, Sept. 30. For many battling obesity, and the serious life-threatening… Read More

Source: ObesityHelp.com August 4, 2017 Obesity is a chronic problem in America. Today, more than 127 million Americans, 64 percent of the population, are overweight. Of these, 65 million are obese, and 10 million are morbidly obese. Obesity is also more than just carrying around extra weight. It’s a complex, far-reaching disease that is typically accompanied… Read More

Source: ObesityHelp.com May 26, 2017Although bariatric surgery is becoming more common, there are still a lot of opportunities to address the realities of this type of surgery, along with why someone would consider it as a long-term wellness solution. It is important for you to know both the benefits and risks of bariatric surgery so… Read More

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Media Contact: Angela Menninger, 602-373-8212, angela@dualitypr.com BRIDGES CENTER FOR SURGICAL WEIGHT MANAGEMENT EXPANDS BARIATRIC SERVICES TO MOUNTAIN VISTA MEDICAL CENTER IN MESA Expansion provides East Valley residents’ chance to pursue life-changing bariatric surgery close to home MESA, Ariz. (Jan. 24, 2017) – As weight loss and getting healthy top the list of resolutions for another… Read More

Physician Group of Arizona Inc. (PGA), an organization comprised of primary and specialty care physicians, is expanding with a new practice: PGA Surgical Specialists. The expansion allows PGA to offer a wide range of bariatric and general surgical services, from major operations to minimally-invasive laparoscopic and outpatient procedures. PGA Surgical Specialists is affiliated with three… Read More