CUSTOM MADE WEIGHT LOSS AND NURSING SOLUTIONS
When trying to lose weight, it is important to consider more than the number on your scale. Because being overweight is connected to a number of ailments, patients need to know their overall state of health when they begin to make any lifestyle changes. They then need to consider how their current wellness levels should influence their weight loss efforts for quality results.
For example, if they are pre-diabetic, they may need to consider a particular diet to best address their potential ailment. If they have high blood pressure, they may need medication to help control their health problem. If their knees are very susceptible to damage, some exercises may need to be avoided for a period of time to avoid a weight-related injury. And so on and so forth.
These examples highlight the variety of ways that our physical health should be considered even as we take action to improve it. By undergoing an exam and specific wellness screenings prior to working on losing weight, you will be in a better position to plan meals, exercise, and work on changing your lifestyle in a manner that addresses your specific health needs. To schedule an appointment with us for testing, use our online booking tool, or call (240) 294 -4079
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