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Amanda had a successful bariatric surgery and is now a Bariathlete!

Our patient Amanda had weight loss surgery with Dr. Hamilton and has transformed her life in so many incredible ways!...
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How To Prepare For Your First 5K

Walking or running a 5K — 3.1 miles — can be a fun and rewarding experience, especially if it's your...
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Winter Fitness

Don’t let cold weather set you back! We can still stay motivated and move all winter long! “BUT HOW!?!” You...
bariatric patients playing tennis on court

March 19th, 2019 – Benefits of Exercise Beyond Weight Loss

While we are all aware that exercise increases weight loss, there are many other benefits to becoming more active. Improving...
bariatric patient working out in home gym

Fork-Free Hobbies

After a long day at work, at school, in the car or {insert daily obligation here}, your energy reserves and...
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January 8th, 2019 – 5K Running/Walking Information

Barb and Kari, the physical therapists at the Bariatric Center of KC, shared that we will be hosting a walk/run...
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September 4th, 2018 – Rachelle Vigna’s Journey and the Susan G. Komen Event

Rachelle is one of our patients who had a gastric sleeve surgery about 2 years ago.  She came to share...
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The Benefits of Weight Loss Surgery Over Traditional Dieting Explained!

Society tends to blame the failure to lose weight on lack of willpower, but the truth is much more complicated...
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June 16, 2018 – Exercising Away Those “Jiggly” Underarms

Facilitator:  Barb Cashman, PT Bariatric Center of Kansas City Physical Therapist, Barb Cashman, came to support group to talk about...