Latest JOSEPH NAIM Stories

2013-07-06 23:01:38

A July 2, 2013 article by the Republican American pointed out what many doctors have warned their patients about lap band: “Surgery, And Then Came The Hard Part”. LAP-BAND® patients should know why they are really going to go through surgery, says Dr. Joseph Naim of the Lap Band Surgery Center, giving 6 reasons to engage in this form of weight loss. Los Angeles, California (PRWEB) July 06, 2013 Celebrities like Governor Chris Christie and Jets coach Rex Ryan have made it a bit...

2013-06-15 23:01:44

On June 6, 2013, MedPageToday posted a mostly positive article titled “Mildly Obese Can Benefit from Gastric Band”. Dr. Joseph Naim points out some less positive points about the research and risks of surgery, and suggests that LAP-BAND® patients know their weight loss and surgery options thoroughly. Los Angeles, California (PRWEB) June 15, 2013 Lap band surgery does get in the news, but conclusions aren't always so positive as those found in the June 6, 2013 MedPageToday...

2013-06-14 23:23:23

On May 17, 2013, a short Business Insider article posted “Inspiring Before and After Weight Loss Pictures”. Lap Band Surgery Center's Dr. Joseph Naim says that photos of real LAP-BAND® patients can sometimes let potential weight loss patients give themselves permission to get similar results. Los Angeles, California (PRWEB) June 13, 2013 It's all very well to say things about how lap band surgery is better than gastric bypass, or even show facts and figures about who loses...

2013-05-17 23:15:26

Whether employers admit it or not, obese people may find discrimination in the workplace because of their size, as alluded to in a January 26, 2013 article in USA Today (“Do Penalties For Smokers and the Obese Make Sense?”). Lap Band Surgery Center's Dr. Joseph Naim suggests that weight loss from installing the LAP-BAND® system may help patients in their work lives. Los Angeles, California (PRWEB) May 17, 2013 Obesity can have consequences other than just a person's health....

2013-05-02 23:18:08

Not all patients have a good experience with lap band surgery, as shown in a 2011 ABC News report, “Study Adds Weight to Lap Band Risks.” Dr. Joseph Naim says that some patients may not be receiving a full picture of how to prepare for the insertion of the LAP-BAND® system, and offers 6 tips to patients who have decided to engage in weight loss surgery. Los Angeles, California (PRWEB) May 02, 2013 Lap band surgery has not always been considered a good weight loss option. On...

Word of the Day
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.