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How to use your FSA to pay for weight loss

In Weight Loss by Karen Eisenbraun, CHNC August 23rd, 2018

If your doctor recommends that you lose weight to improve a medical condition, you may be able to use your FSA funds for a weight-loss program. Do you have a flexible spending account (FSA) through your employer? If you aren’t already taking advantage of this benefit, you may want to consider enrolling to help you with your weight-loss journey.  Using your FSA to improve your health is a wise investment. How to use FSA to …

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How losing weight could help you save money

In Weight Loss by Karen Eisenbraun, CHNC August 28th, 2018

A healthy lifestyle can help you lose weight, and losing weight can save money! Maintaining a healthy weight can help save thousands of dollars over the course of a lifetime. Some of the benefits of losing weight include fewer doctor visits, fewer required prescriptions, and a reduced risk of severe health issues — all of which can help you save potentially thousands of dollars in healthcare costs. The cost of being overweight An unhealthy weight …

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6 ways your weight affects your health

In Weight Loss by Karen Eisenbraun, CHNC August 21st, 2018

Obesity is a serious epidemic in the U.S., and affects more than one-third of all Americans. At Garcia Weight Loss and Wellness Centers, our goal is to help our patients not just lose weight, but build their health and extend their longevity in the process. We fully believe that achieving and maintaining a healthy weight can promote other positive changes throughout the body, and help increase an individual’s lifespan as well as healthspan — the …