Articles by the Doctors of WeightWorks

The doctors at WeightWorks have written numerous papers and articles on topics related to weight loss - some are listed below, but there's more in our Client Library.

May 2013

6 Quick Weight Loss Strategies that Backfire Every Time

As doctors we come across plenty of hype for losing weight, but we also see a number of weight loss strategies that sound good but backfire every time. Check out our list...

April 2013

Doctors' Top 7 Insights Why You May Be Overweight

Based on years of helping people lose weight, we've come up with our Top 7 Insights why people are overweight and what keeps them there. Check out these secrets...

March 2013

How One Man Launched Your Obesity Crisis in 1971

One man - Mr. Earl Butz - appointed by President Nixon to help bring down rising food costs, single-handedly launched the obesity crisis. Read why our nation is so fat...

February 2013

Top 7 Reasons Why I Am Overweight

We've met many people who are overweight. This article summarizes the Top 7 Reasons (excuses?) given for the excess weight - see if you can relate...

January 2013

5 Tips to Avoid Wasting Your Weight Loss Dollar

Americans spend $30-billion-plus on weight loss every year, but it doesn't seem to be working. Here are 5 tips to avoid wasting your weight loss dollar.

December 2012

Weight Loss Supplements - What Works Best?

This article reviews current and historical research data to explain exactly which weight loss supplements might be helpful to lose weight and which ones to avoid.

November 2012

25 Reasons to Lose Weight Now

Live Better... Get Healthy... Play with my Kids... Better Sex... These are just some of the Top 25 Reasons that our patients give us for losing their weight. Check out the article and find your reason to start with weight loss today!

October 2012

Weight Loss Scams to Watch Out For in 2012

Fake HCG, fraudulent clinical trials, fat-dissolving injections - all this and more is what awaits the weight loss consumer in 2012. Read this article to find out how to protect your wallet and keep your health intact.

September 2012

The Truth Behind Holiday Weight Gain

The 6-week period from Thanksgiving to New Year's is where Americans take on over 50% of their annual weight gain. Explore the myths and half-truths regarding holiday weight gain and leran how you can avoid it altogether! It's easier than you think!

August 2012

Better Weight Loss if it's a Secret!

Telling all your friends that you are going to go on a weight loss program may seem like the right thing to do, but it often undermines your success. Learn why it may be better to keep your weight loss effort a secret and let people discover it for themselves.

July 2012

Why Lasting Weight Loss is so Hard

Most people can lose weight when they focus on it. But most people gain it right back once they reach their goal. Learn why there is a 95% failure rate for lasting weight loss and how you can beat the odds.

June 2012

A cost of $4,879 per year to be Obese???

If your BMI is 30+, then studies show the yearly cost of your excess weight to be $4,879 for a woman and $2,676 for a man. That's enough money out of your pocket for a nice cruise vacation every year.

May 2012

Reverse Type II Diabetes with Weight Loss?

Diabetes requires constant maintenance and includes a risk of side-effects that are even worse. But did you know that weight loss can often eliminate Type II diabetes completely? Read this article for a full report on one woman's victory...

April 2012

HCG: Is It A Wonder Drug For Weight Loss??

HCG - Human Chorionic Gonadotropin - is the most popular doctor-prescribed drug for weight loss. Read this article to find out what all the hype is about and how you can tell real HCG from the rest.

March 2012

The #1 Weight Loss Killer - You!?!

Whether we want to hear this or not, the #1 reason for failure of all weight loss programs is us. Read this article to find out what we mean and what you can do about that.

February 2012

STRESS: #2 Weight Loss Killer

Stress is the #2 killer of all weight loss efforts. This article gives the insight as to why stress makes weight loss so difficult, and what you can do about it.

January 2012

Are My Prescriptions Causing Weight Gain?

Over 50 common prescription medications list possible weight gain as a side-effect. Read this article to find out if your prescriptions are on the list (link provided at end of article).

December 2011

Lap-Band or Gastric Surgery?

Recent research reveals surprising findings on the risks and results of bariatric surgery. Read this article to find out which is the preferred choice.

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Weight Loss Doctor - Dr BlackwellDr Dell Blackwell leads the clinic in Alvin Texas, where he has practiced for about 5 years. Weight Loss Doctor - Dr SextonDr Tiffany Miller leads the clinic in the McAllen / Brownsville area of Texas.