Category Archives: Weight Loss Program

Long Term Success After Bariatric Surgery

Long Term Success After Bariatric Surgery Bariatric surgery is our specialty here at Advanced Surgical and Weight Loss Institute. We have been assisting the residents of Brevard County under the helm of Dr. Velarde, a fellowship-trained bariatric specialist with 10 years of experience. It is our mission to see our clients achieve long term successful…
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How Can I Exercise On Vacation?

How Can I Exercise On Vacation? If exercise is something that you have recently started doing, then you may look back over the years before it was a part of your life and remember seeing people exercise while obviously on vacation.  Perhaps you wondered why they were doing that.  It may have seemed silly, unnecessary…
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Loose Skin After Weight Loss Surgery

Loose Skin After Weight Loss Surgery If you are considering weight loss surgery in Melbourne, FL or have already had it, then you have probably wondered about having extra or loose skin after your major weight loss.  This does sometimes happen, but not always.  The amount of weight you lose will factor into whether or…
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Feed a Cold, Starve a Fever?

Feed a Cold, Starve a Fever? There are many old mantras that have been passed down through the generations.  One of these mantras is “feed a cold, starve a fever.”  So, is there any validity to it?  What’s important to remember is that when you are sick, you have to listen to your body.  Your…
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