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Wellness refers to the idea of being healthy by prevention, rather than treatment.

Preventive benefits of losing weight

Did you know that up to 90% of diabetes, especially type 2 diabetes, 80% of cardiovascular disease, and 60% of cancer are preventable through lifestyle intervention and weight loss?


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Evidence Based Medicine

Healthcare Provider Resources
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  1. Symptoms of Wellness
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  3. Diagnostic studies for Wellness
  4. Treatment of Wellness

Clinical Trials

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