Articles About Weight management

The New Skinny Kid on the Block

The New Skinny Kid on the Block

Do you remember the phen-fen diet fad? It was discovered in the 80’s that the combination of Fenfluramine and Phentermine showed promising results for treating obese patients, which led to this popular combination in the 90’s fo ...
Is My Child Underweight?

Is My Child Underweight?

On many occasions here, we’ve shared healthy recipes like slow cooker meatless chili, talked about snacks for losing weight, concerns about drug interactions, importance of taking vitamins and monitoring our blood pressure. Since DH a ...
Weighing Our Options

Weighing Our Options

It is hard to believe that a few years ago, when I stepped on a scale, I would get really upset. Sadness and depression always followed. The scales tipped at a weight that – based on my height – classified me as obese. As we sta ...