Excess Weight Seems to Be Correlated to Hospitalizations, Ventilators and Death In Covid Patients

June 3, 2021

Dramatic, but generally unsurprising information has come from the CDC recently regarding hospitalizations and deaths due to COVID-19. From very […]

Practice & Hospital Protocols to Minimize the Transmission of Coronavirus

April 12, 2021

The Coronavirus has been present in the United States for over a year, and SAMPA is still extremely committed to […]

Dr. Ballard: The CORONADO Study on Outcomes for COVID Patients with Diabetes and Obesity

August 18, 2020

Early on in the coronavirus pandemic, the Center for Disease Control identified obesity and diabetes as characteristics that increased individual’s […]

Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery During the COVID-19 Pandemic

July 14, 2020

In late June, the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS) released a statement regarding metabolic and bariatric surgery […]

Getting Enough Exercise Now That the Gym Is Closed

April 23, 2020

Getting the recommended amount of exercise is a challenge for most people in the best of times, much less when […]

Avoiding Poor Eating Habits When You’re Stuck at Home

April 15, 2020

With the COVID-19 pandemic keeping millions in their homes, the stress-level is undoubtedly high. For some, it might feel like […]

Tips for Staying Healthy During the Coronavirus Outbreak

March 18, 2020

As you already know, the novel coronavirus or COVID-19 has spread around the world and has affected over 100,000 people […]

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