1483: Dr. Linda Hodges Urges Doctors To Become More Comfortable About Treating Obesity


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Obesity medicine doctor and author Dr. Linda Hodges is our special interview guest on Episode 1483 of The Livin’ La Vida Low-Carb Show.

Linda Hodges, DO from exceptionalweightloss.com is board certified in Internal Medicine and Critical Care Medicine and is a diplomat to the American Board of Obesity Medicine. She is currently practicing critical care medicine in addition to two private clinics: a weight loss clinic that was started in 2015 and a ketamine clinic that was started in 2017. Dr. Hodges' passion for obesity medicine started in 2011 when she discovered everything she'd been taught about nutrition was wrong.

Listen in today as Jimmy talks with Dr. Hodges about: What we get wrong about weight loss More physicians need to be comfortable treating obesity - or refer The importance of mindset for success Bio-Individuality Childhood obesity and the "let 'em live a little" mindset Just because it's what we see, doesn't mean it's normal or right The idea that you can't lose weight too slowly - "do it right so you don't have to do it over"

"If you're doing good things for your body and your soul, weight loss is a bonus side effect. Weight loss is never my primary goal." – Dr. Linda Hodges

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