Trying to lose weight can be difficult and stressful. At WellCare, we are here to work with and guide you on your weight management journey. We offer a variety of weight management support services including in-depth evaluations, lab testing, nutrition and exercise counseling, and medication options. We also make it easy for adults anywhere in Kansas to utilize our support services through our convenient Telehealth appointments. Schedule an appointment today to learn more about how we can help you with your weight management journey!
Losing weight not only makes you feel better physically and mentally, it also has countless health benefits. Losing excess weight and body fat decreases overall stress on your heart and your joints. It decreases bodywide inflammation. Getting to and maintaining a healthy weight also decreases your overall risk of many health problems, including:
Being overweight or obese also contributes to 13 types of cancer, including cancers of the colon, breast, stomach, esophagus, and uterus.
While following a healthy diet and getting regular exercise are essential tools for healthy weight loss, these things can be difficult to stick with and sometimes are still not quite enough. At WellCare, we are here to help you be successful in your weight management jouney by providing extra support and tools tailored to your own personal needs.
After completing a diet and activity evaluation, your provider helps you set sustainable weight loss goals and provides one or more of the following services:
The WellCare team makes it easier to reach your goals by offering affordable generic versions of the most effective weight management medications. These medications may reduce cravings, help you feel full, or control your appetite, depending on which one you take.
It’s also easy to lose weight with WellCare because you get their services through telehealth visits. That means you can get all the support you need from the comfort of home.
If you’re ready to reach your healthy weight, don’t put off connecting with the caring WellCare team. Call or use online booking today to schedule a consultation and take the first step toward a healthier life.