The statistics are staggering for the increasing obesity rates in America. Dr. Prather describes it as "a national trend". In this episode, find out:
--The Body Composition Analysis test that is given to every new patient at The Prather Wellness Center.
--The definition of "skinny fat" and why it is a health problem.
--Why calorie intake has not increased, but the obesity rate has.
--The food preparation change in society that contributed to obesity.
--The diseases associated with obesity (and how much obesity costs the USA).
--The connection between stress and obesity.
--Why the 85% of people who diet on their own--without someone to monitor their lab tests--fail to achieve their goals.
--How The Prather Wellness Center gets weight loss results for their patients.