Weight Loss Reduces Your Risk of These Chronic Conditions

More than one and three American adults are overweight. What’s more? Here in South Carolina, over 34% of adults are obese, which gives this state the 14th highest adult obesity rate in the nation. Weight gain can make life more challenging and increase the likelihood of chronic health conditions. 

At Lagniappe Medical Center, our highly-skilled team of care providers are dedicated to helping you achieve your health goals. We want to reduce your risk of health problems and help you regain control of your life.

Read on to learn how you can lose weight and reduce your risk of developing chronic conditions.

Which chronic conditions are affected by weight loss?

Overweight and obese people have an increased risk of experiencing serious health conditions. For example, diabetes, high blood pressure, kidney disease, and many more. Most of these conditions are chronic, meaning they are persistent or constantly recur. 

The good news is that losing even moderate amounts of weight can significantly reduce your risk of conditions like these:

How can I lose excess weight successfully?

Understanding the need to lose weight and being ready to take action are important first steps. But losing weight, and keeping it off, by yourself is challenging. With countless diet plans, weight-loss programs, and dietary trends out there, it’s difficult to know which to choose and what will work. 

At Lagniappe Medical Clinic, we understand how confusing and challenging weight loss can be — even when you’re highly motivated. To help you accomplish your goals, we’ve designed a 12-week medical weight-loss program. Our patients enjoy a 99% success rate and an average loss of 30 pounds. 

We use the Serotonin-Plus Weight Loss Program. This proven method works to naturally suppress your appetite while providing you with a customized diet and exercise plan based on your unique needs. With specialists who understand the physical and emotional components of weight loss, you’ll find the support you need to reach your health goals.

Get started on the path to better health today!

Are you ready to reduce your risk of chronic health conditions, lose weight, and regain control of your health? Don't wait, contact us to schedule an appointment at one of our four convenient locations. We can help you lead a healthier and happier life. 

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