What are the risks of obesity?


Obesity is prevalent in over 35% of adults in the United States and can cause serious health complications, such as: Diabetes Type 2 diabetes is the most common side effect of obesity. Heart disease Obesity can lead to severe heart-related issues, including: Blood clots Stroke Heart attack Angina High blood pressure Obesity increases your [...]

What are the risks of obesity?2019-01-09T15:30:46-05:00

What is the HCG diet?


The doctors at Atlantic Coast Physical Medicine offer the human chorionic gonadotropin (HCG) diet, which consists of hormone injections and a strict daily calorie allowance. The protein-based hormone HCG is typically found in women during the early stages of pregnancy. It’s what alerts the body that you’re pregnant. HCG regulates the production of essential hormones [...]

What is the HCG diet?2019-01-09T15:02:47-05:00

Are you a good candidate for weight-loss therapy?


Weight-loss management helps a wide range of people struggling with being overweight or obesity. Atlantic Coast Physical Medicine doctors can help if you: Have a family history of obesity or being overweight Can’t shake off excess weight Are pregnant and want to stay healthy Need to learn more about weight management Have been diagnosed [...]

Are you a good candidate for weight-loss therapy?2019-01-09T15:01:42-05:00