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Why Do Obese Men Get Bariatric Surgery Far Less Than Women?

Obesity is a looming problem all around the world 1. As the problem gets worse, it is now viewed as a “global epidemic2.” In recent years, bariatric surgery has shown promise and hope for obese individuals. Besides reducing weight, it offers a spectrum of benefits for obese patients with diabetes and other metabolic disorders. While obesity affects both men and women at the same rate, only 20% of men undergo bariatric surgery. This dif...
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6 Signs Your Body is Running Low on Key Vitamins

When it comes to your health, your body has an incredible way of “communicating” that something is wrong or could use some improvement. Here are some of the key signs to look our for that your body is suffering from a vitamin deficiency:1. Bumpy Skin Keratosis Pilaris (KP) are red or white bumps that form on the buttocks, thighs, arms, and cheeks of your skin. Though the root cause of KP isn't completely understood, research suggests that...
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Get Fit: 5 Tips for Men over 50

Most men who reach an age of five decades realize that it can be difficult to come back from a weekend of binging or recover from the extra doughnut in the morning. We long for the younger years when we could have all of those bad habits but once we hit 50, things change. Rather than waiting until you put on an extra 50 pounds or begin having some type of medical problem it's a good idea to adopt healthier habits. Making the right lifestyle...
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