Is an obesity clinic the right option for you?. If you have tried all the diets, tried all the crazes perhaps you should try an obesity clinic. Maybe you have seen the Brookhaven Obesity Clinic on TV. The Brookhaven Obesity Clinic is a bit of an extreme however the people they are helping are extreme cases that probably have no other options left.
If you have tried many other diets and exercise to no avail, look for an obesity clinic in your area. Sometimes this will be covered by your health insurance. At an obesity clinic you may benefit from a one on one approach with a variety of healthcare providers. A psychologist may be utilized to help sort out underlying emotional issues that may be contributing to overeating or food addiction, behavior modification will possibly be in order. A nutritionist should help to develop an individualized eating program designed specifically for your body type. A Doctor will possibly prescribe a prescription weight loss drug such as Meridia or Xenical (MyAlli is an otc version of Xenical). Someone such as an exercise physiologist or a physical therapist will work out a diet program that is ideal for your weight loss goals. Eventually when all other options have been exhausted the clinic will help you choose the obesity surgery options that are ideal for your situation such as gastric bypass or lap banding. Obesity surgery is not something that should be rushed into unless you have explored all other options.
Weight loss is far from simple. As with any struggle it is in your best interest to arm yourself with as many resources as possible. If you have tried and failed as many of us have. Do the research and explore the possibility of an obesity clinic.