Patient Resource Center

3465 Leaphart Road West Columbia, SC 29169 Phone: 803-926-0161 Toll Free: 800-326-3609 Fax: 803-926-0345

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Health Issues

Obesity Treatment and Care

When it comes to weight loss, there's no lack of fad diets promising fast results. But such diets limit your nutritional intake, can be unhealthy, and tend to fail in the long run.

The key to achieving and maintaining a healthy weight isn't about short-term dietary changes. It's about a lifestyle that includes healthy eating, regular physical activity, and balancing the number of calories you consume with the number of calories your body uses.

Staying in control of your weight contributes to good health now and as you age.