We often hear in today’s society that weight loss surgery is “the easy way out”. Sometimes, people say that losing weight with the help of a bariatric procedure is “cheating”, and that people should just exercise and eat healthy to lose weight, the “natural” way. This is just not true.
November 14th is World Diabetes Day. Diabetes continues to be a hot topic of discussion as rates continue to be on the rise internationally and in Canada. A staggering 1 out of 3 Canadians has diabetes or prediabetes; that’s approximately 11 million Canadians.
SmartShape offers a nationwide network of bariatric centres to provide easy access and follow-up care to patients. Together, our vision is to meet growing healthcare needs by delivering exceptional patient care and services.