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5 Reasons You Might Need a Hysterectomy

Though it could be an elective procedure, a hysterectomy could also be medically necessary if you suffer from a few different conditions. Here are five reasons why you might need one.

Sep 1st, 2019
Are Varicose Veins a Health Risk?

If you are among the 35% of Americans who live with varicose veins, you may be curious about whether they are merely a cosmetic issue or if they pose a health risk. Read on to learn more about the problems that varicose veins may cause.

Jul 3rd, 2019
Understanding Chronic Obesity

Chronic obesity can lead to many serious health problems that shorten your lifespan, including type 2 diabetes, heart disease, and stroke. Learn how to take control of your weight using diet, exercise, and surgical methods that can help you speed up weight

Jun 1st, 2019
3 Surprising Symptoms of Varicose Veins

Varicose veins aren't just unattractive. They can be a sign of a serious underlying vein disease. Knowing the symptoms these veins can cause is the key to getting the care you need. Here are three varicose vein symptoms you may not be aware of.

Dec 17th, 2018
Am I Ready to Consider Tubal Ligation?

Having your tubes tied may sound like a great way to ensure you never become pregnant. As a permanent type of birth control, you need to be sure it's the right option for you. Here's what to consider before making that decision.

Nov 30th, 2018
How Acid Reflux Can Negatively Impact Your Life

Acid reflux is a common condition and in mild cases, antacids after a heavy meal will help. For some people, however, acid reflux is persistent and severe. Here's how acid reflux can negatively impact your life and how to get the relief you need.

Oct 31st, 2018
The Main Differences Between the Gastric Balloon and Sleeve

Have you overeaten to the point where you don’t recognize your body anymore? There is hope. Physicians at the Atlanta Body Institute can help you review weight loss options that shrink your stomach either temporarily or permanently.

Sep 26th, 2018
Can a Tubal Ligation Be Reversed?

When you had your tubes tied, you were sure you didn’t want children, but now you’ve had a change of heart. Fortunately, you have options, including surgical reversal of your tubal ligation.

Jul 30th, 2018
Which Weight Loss Surgery is Right for You?

Surgery of any kind is not to be taken lightly, but when it comes to weight issues, there are three simple procedures that can, quite frankly, save your life. Here’s what you need to know to help you choose the right weight loss surgery for you.

Jul 19th, 2018