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IN PERSON SUPPORT

It’s easy to just say “I’ll go online”, or “I don’t feel like going out”, etc.  BUT, let’s think about...
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“FAT BRAIN?”

Have you ever heard the term “Fat Brain”? Maybe you have heard another term that has a similar meaning. Although...
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The Journey Toward Improved Quality of Life

It’s not just your outlook on life that makes the difference, it’s what you DO to be proactive in obtaining...
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TRANSFER ADDICTION POTENTIAL

Here at the Bariatric Center of Kansas City, we respectfully recognize the potential patient concern about the possibility of transfer...
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February 5th, 2019 – HALT Emotional Eating

One of the triggers for eating is our emotions.  We use food to soothe ourselves in many stressful situations, but...
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How to Live and Maintain a Health Life

Living a healthier lifestyle and bariatric surgery go hand in hand in improving your quality of life. A healthy lifestyle...
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Gastric Bypass: Ways to Avoid Emotional Eating!

After gastric bypass surgery food can be a huge challenge. We find that many people bury their feelings in food....
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The Significant Role of Acceptance in Weight Loss

During the weight loss journey, reaching goals is key. Maintaining a healthy self-image can be a difficult but powerful goal....
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September 1, 2016 – Music Therapy for Stress Control

Bariatric Support Group Date: September 1, 2016 Facilitator:  Janalea Hoffman, Music Therapist   Janalea Hoffman has been providing music therapy...