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News from DrWLC

Happy Holidays! the office will close on Thursday 12/24/2015, reopen on Monday 12/28/2015. For next week, our office will close on Thursday 12/31/2015, reopen on Monday 01/04/2016.

This week, the office will close on Thursday 12/24/2015, reopen on Monday 12/28/2015. For next week, the office will close on Thursday 12/31/2015, reopen on Monday 01/04/2016.

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Evidence shows low energy sweeteners help reduce energy intake and body weight

Use of low energy sweeteners (LES) in place of sugar, in children and adults, leads to reduced calorie intake and body weight – and possibly also when comparing LES beverages to water – according to a review led by researchers … Continue reading

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Gut bacteria could be blamed for obesity and diabetes

An excess of bacteria in the gut can change the way the liver processes fat and could lead to the development of metabolic syndrome, according to health researchers. Metabolic syndrome is a group of conditions including obesity, type 2 diabetes, … Continue reading

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Gut microbes: Burning calories while you sleep?

Study links changes in gut bacteria to lower resting metabolic rate and weight gain in mice. A University of Iowa study in mice shows that drug–induced changes to the gut microbiome can cause obesity by reducing the resting metabolic rate … Continue reading

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Changes in our office hours

Due to staff shortage, the following are our new office hours: The office is open (only staff available): Monday – Wednesday and  Friday: from 9:00 – 5:00 pm. Thursday: 9:00 – 4:00. Every other Saturday: 9:00 – 12:00 (please call … Continue reading

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Our office will be close at 3:45 pm in the following dates: 10/01/2015, 10/08/2015, 10/15/2015, 10/22/2015.

Our office closing time will be changed temporarily in Oct.  We will close at 3:45 pm in the following dates:  10/01/2015, 10/08/2015, 10/15/2015, 10/22/2015. All other times remain unchanged. Sorry for the inconvenience.

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Our office will be closed on Friday, July 3.

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Dr. Cheng just received his board certification in American Academy of Anti-Aging Medicine.

Dr. Cheng just received his board certification in American Academy of Anti-Aging Medicine.  Congratulations!

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Phentermine Rx is available with an office visit.

We advise our patients to learn how to gradually change the way you eat without using Rx appetite suppressants.  It’ll be much easier for you to maintain weight in the future.  However, if your appetite is too difficult to control … Continue reading

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Office Holiday Hours

We are closed on Dec. 25th and Jan. 1st, 2014.  Happy Holidays!

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