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Episode Gut!

May 18, 2016
A Gutsy Topic: Ask Dr Ortiz episode on intestinal health. Check out the 30 minute program on a topic which has caught the attention of the world. Follow Lucia Chavez, chief nutritionist and Dr Ortiz as they tack a subject which is still developing as probably one of the main...

Your Bariatric Procedure, Talk To Dr. Ortiz  OCC Bariatric 101

Your Bariatric Procedure, Talk To Dr. Ortiz

Nov. 6, 2015

El Avance Más Emocionante en la Cirugía de Pérdida de Peso Cirugía de Revisión

El Avance Más Emocionante en la Cirugía de Pérdida de Peso

May 27, 2016

The Most Exciting Advancement in WLS Revision Surgery

The Most Exciting Advancement in WLS

Oct. 12, 2015


Lack of Sleep and Stress Affect Our Weight!!

Lack of Sleep and Stress Affect Our Weight!!

Good sleeping habits are very important in weight loss management, people who do not set enough time apart for sle...

April 16, 2015

The Overweight Epidemic in The US Hispanic Community

The Overweight Epidemic in The US Hispanic Community

Health problems for the Latin community have increased at even a faster rate, primarily due to a high incidence of...

April 14, 2015

To Meat or Not to Meat... That is The Question

To Meat or Not to Meat... That is The Question

Beef, chicken, pork, turkey and other meat sources that typically grace our tables, usually come from animals trea...

March 25, 2015

Want to Love or Break your Heart?

Want to Love or Break your Heart?

Nearly 70% of American adults are either overweight or obese. Being obese puts you at a higher risk for health pro...

Feb. 26, 2015

Why a Healthy Weight is Important to the Heart

Why a Healthy Weight is Important to the Heart

Being obese is associated as well with other known risk factors for heart diseases like diabetes, high blood press...

Feb. 25, 2015

“Healthy Obesity”… There Is No Such Thing!

“Healthy Obesity”… There Is No Such Thing!

The concept of “healthy obesity” is misleading since it rests on the assumption that is a stable physiological sta...

Feb. 19, 2015

BRATTY Diet: Solid Meals To Help Relieve Diarrhea

BRATTY Diet: Solid Meals To Help Relieve Diarrhea

When experiencing diarrhea it is best to stick with non-irritating foods that are gentle on the stomach. Include i...

Jan. 20, 2015

It's Not My Fault!

It's Not My Fault!

Obesity is more than an eating disorder, is a multi-factor reality, the reason why people gain weight is psycholog...

Jan. 5, 2015

What Is Diabetes?

What Is Diabetes?

Diabetes is a medical condition in which the body cannot metabolize sugar due to either little or no production of...

Dec. 30, 2014

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