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Kelly Clarkson’s Weight Loss Journey: How Did She Shed the Pounds?

Kelly Clarkson graced the stage at the Rockefeller Center for the annual Christmas tree lighting ceremony on Wednesday, November 29th; however, fans couldn’t help but notice that she looked different. In fact, many described her as unrecognizable. Our weight loss experts at Obesity Reporter investigate the methods and the secrets behind Kelly Clarkson’s 2023 skinny […]

Ozempic vs. Bariatric Surgery

There has been a spike in interest in weight loss therapies, particularly with the emergence of new medications like Ozempic. Fueled by social media, Ozempic is becoming mainstream for celebrities and the general public. However, the more potent and cost-effective alternative, bariatric surgery, has been around since the 1950s. Bariatric surgery is considered the “gold […]

Keeping Up With Weight Loss Surgery

The Trendy Weight-Loss Procedure You Can Get Even If You’re Not Obese Bariatric surgery is one of the most talked-about weight-loss options, and people are eager to learn more about it. After all, it promises to be a simpler, safer way to accelerate weight loss compared to outdated and inefficient approaches like dieting and exercising. […]

Did Mike Pompeo Get Weight Loss Surgery?

Mike Pompeo is the former Secretary of State for the United States government under the Trump Administration. After becoming well-known to the public, he received criticism for being overweight. He opened up about his struggles with obesity and revealed how he lost over 90 pounds A photo of Pompeo recently went viral, prompting many to […]

Five Important Benefits of Weight Loss Surgery

Bariatric surgery is the term used for weight loss surgery procedures that either use restriction, malabsorption, or both. The restriction limits how much food you can eat. Malabsorption skips the complete digestion of food which reduces the number of calories absorbed by your body. The benefits of weight loss surgery along with its effectiveness are […]

Weight Loss Surgery Improves Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease

Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease (NAFLD) is a very common type of liver disease that is specifically not linked to drinking alcohol. A study’s results were released at the 2014 Digestive Disease Week meeting that showed through a study of 160 people with nonalcoholic fatty liver disease. The study tracked the process of these individuals having […]

Pouch Resetting After Weight Loss Surgery

Gastric bypass surgery is considered one of the most effective solutions for weight loss in those with obesity that have struggled to lose weight. The surgery limits the number of calories a patient can eat, greatly reducing their hunger and automatically lowering their BMI. It’s typical for most patients to lose well over a hundred pounds during the […]

FDA Approves Contrave, Prescription Weight-Loss Pill

Approved in early September 2014, Contrave offers another weight loss option for the more than one-third of Americans who are obese. The new drug is the third prescription weight-loss drug to be approved since 2012, the others being Belviq and Qsymia. It has been approved for both obese patient as well as those overweight with […]