Stress Affects Your Body Weight
I was amazed when I looked at myself when I was 38 years old and I was 250 pounds. I was at least 75 pounds over what I should weigh. I hated myself. I looked at my wife and wondered how she could have been attracted to me when I was so fat. My back was always killing me and I could not even keep up with my 5 kids.
Discussing Childhood Obesity
The following is an internet interview that I did for a Mount Shasta Newspaper:
The Stress Eating Struggle
I will be sitting down with a patient discussing their weight loss struggles. I see on their chart that over the last month that they did not lose any weight. Before I can say anything the patient will lean forward in a hushed tone and say, ”Dr. Powell, I have a secret. I’m a stress eater”.
Dr. Powell’s Struggle With His Own Weight
I was amazed when I looked at myself when I was 38 years old and I was 250 pounds. I was at least 75 pounds over weight. I hated myself.
Board Certified Weight Loss Doctor
You may have seen the term “board certified” linked with a medical provider’s name, but do you know what it means or why it’s important?