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  • Couple’s Lifestyle Choices Have a Greater Impact on Health than Upbringing


    Couple’s Lifestyle Choices Have a Greater Impact on Health than Upbringing

    The habits and lifestyle you share with your partner has more of an influence on your chances of becoming obese than your upbringing, according to new research. That’s good news. Though many people claim genetics are to blame for their weight, by middle age the lifestyle choices made by couples have a greater impact than […]

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  • Mexican Chicken Tortilla Soup


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    Anything taco related seems to be a big draw for Dr. Shillingford’s gastric sleeve, gastric bypass, and lap band patients. According to Dr. Shillingford’s Facebook page, taco recipes are our most viewed blog entries. So we are striving to give our bariatric patients more of what they want and offering different takes on tacos. Look […]

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  • Ginger Lemon Tea


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    Ginger is often found in many Asian and Indian dishes, and is touted for relieving digestive problems, serving as an anti-inflammatory, and boosting immune action. Phenolic compounds in ginger have long been known to relieve gastric irritation and suppress gastric contractions. Ginger also relieves nausea, motion sickness, and seasickness, with some studies demonstrating ginger’s effectiveness […]

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  • Controversial Study Linking Sucralose and Cancer Published


    Controversial Study Linking Sucralose and Cancer Published

    Italian researcher, Dr. Morando Soffritti, first discussed his findings on sucralose at a cancer conference in 2012 to widespread industry backlash. His findings have now been published in the peer reviewed International Journal of Occupational and Environmental Health, opening the door for controversy. Soffritti has faced backlash before from a previous study on aspartame. The […]

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