“New year, new you!” is a common phrase we hear this time of year or see splashed across social media. While many people toss those words around, today we want to highlight the success of one patient who really took control of her journey to wellness! Christi is a 30-year old nursing student who first came to us two years ago after getting fed up with fad diets and the unsustainable results they were offering. Ready to take an integral approach and find long-term solutions for her weight loss and health, Christi came to EVEXIAS Medical Centers. She scheduled an initial consultation to: Have blood drawn Learn about supplements See what she needed to get set right on the path she was after The EVEXIAS Approach In the past, Christi had felt that many weight loss plans were too restrictive and impossible to maintain. With this in mind, her EVEXIAS
Medications for treating a pre-existing medical condition can often lead to weight gain in the patients taking them. In situations where a person is already overweight, the “cure” can often be more dangerous than the “disease.” This no-win situation was recently faced by Angela Rodriguez, a member of the clinical staff at EVEXIAS Medical Centers, , in Rockwall, Texas. She was taking medications to control an existing condition and their side effect was increased weight. Join her as she shares her story of taking back her life by modifying her dosage and losing excess weight. Making a Difficult Choice “In preparation for an appointment with my endocrinologist last year, I noticed that I had gained more than 30 pounds since the previous year,” Angela said. “I have always been in the obese weight range, but at this time I weighed 210 pounds!