Trying to lose weight without seeing results can be disheartening. One reason why people find it difficult to lose weight is because they do not plan appropriately. In order to lose weight, you need a methodical weight loss program. Research has shown that clinical-based weight loss interventions provide better results than commercial weight loss programs, or weight loss programs that require an individual to follow a program on their own.
One of the advantages that medical weight loss provides is the fact that the entire weight loss program is supervised by a team of experienced medical professionals. These professionals understand the most effective weight loss strategies that are available. They are able to provide you with a patient-centered approach designed by analyzing and treating obesity.
Since our team of medical professionals is involved in the medical weight loss program, you will be provided with a higher standard of personalized care than what you would be able to provide for yourself using a traditional weight loss program.
Another benefit of medical weight loss programs is the fact that they have a positive impact on a person’s body and mind. Most individuals who engage in medical weight loss programs are doing so because their weight is having a negative physical and mental impact on them. These programs are designed to help you make weight loss a lifelong goal. This is very different from crash diets, which are beneficial in the short-term, but in the long-term wreak havoc on your body’s resting metabolic rate. Most people who do a crash diet or who do a fatty diet lose weight for a little while. However, in short order, they gain the weight back, and they even gain extra weight because their metabolism has been damaged by the severity of the diet that they were on.
Crash diets do not take the psychological elements of food addiction into account. Medical weight loss programs do. They are designed for individuals who feel like they are powerless to stop overeating. They provide psychological and emotional support to individuals who use food as a way of comforting themselves.
Clearly, a medical weight loss program is the best way to lose weight and keep it off. It’s a healthy way to achieve your weight loss goals, minimize obesity-related health problems and address and correct the psychological issues that lead to overeating. We invite you to make an appointment at REAL Weight Loss + Wellness in Atlanta to learn more about how medical weight loss can benefit you. Contact our Atlanta office today to schedule a consultation!