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Overweight & Obesity Treatment Overview

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Care Plan


First steps to consider

  • Dietary changes and exercise can often help with weight loss.
  • Consider support groups or online weight loss apps to provide structure and accountability.

When you may need a provider

  • You calculate that your BMI is more than 35
  • You get tired easily, have muscle, joint, or back pain, or are not getting a good night’s sleep.
  • You feel you need help from a weight loss coach or program.
  • You are following a good diet and exercise program but haven’t lost any weight after 6 months.

Emergency Care

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Go to the ER if you have any of the following symptoms:

  • Chest pain
  • Shortness of breath
  • Slurring of speech

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All treatments for overweight & obesity
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