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Telemedicine Breakthrough during the (COVID-19) times

We’re facing some serious times. The Coronavirus disease (COVID-19 has changed our world and at Nairobi Bariatric Center we are complying with the recommendations made by the Ministry of health and WHO. We have closed our…

Gastric Sleeve Testimonial by V.

One of our patients had Gastric Sleeve surgery in October 2018. Now, almost a year and a half after the procedure, the experience is shared:"I have always been an active person who goes to the gym and is conscious of their weight. We have a…

Lilian's Story - Gastric Bypass

“I had my Gastric Bypass on the 24th of August. The surgeon was Dr. Vladimir Shchukin from Nairobi Bariatric Center. It was a good experience, since I knew him a lot has changed in my life. I came here when I was 108 kilograms and so…
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Bariatric Surgey Vs Intensive Medical Therapy for Diabetes (5 Year Outcomes)

Intensive Medical Therapy versus a combination ofIntensive Medical Therapy and Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass orSleeve Gastrectomy in Treating Type 2 Diabetes. Randomized control trial result Type 2 Diabetes affects millions of people around…
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Evelyne's Story - Gastric Sleeve

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Season's Greetings

As the year comes to a close, it is only natural to reflect on the cycle that has just ended and to look forward to what lies ahead. This year, Holistic Living has continued to make strides towards eradicating obesity and its related illnesses…
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Healthy weight, healthy life

If you thought weight loss is all about aesthetics, you might want to think again after this. Research shows that one of the major causes of hypertension and type II diabetes is excess weight. This rarely crosses most of our minds as we gorge…
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Sharon's Success Story

It is often difficult, if not impossible, to truly understand someone until you have walked a mile in their shoes. Perhaps this is why other people’s stories of triumph are as inspiring as they are, especially when you are fighting similar…

Healthy eating for a healthy weight

For a long time in many parts of Africa, a large stomach, fleshy thighs, and massive arms were a sign of prosperity and a picture of true health. A man with such a physique would be seen as being wealthy and a woman with a rounder body might…
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I tried everything but nothing seemed to work...until now

My name is Mariam Saadian, I’m 41 years old. After having my baby, I put on a lot of weight and struggled to shed the extra kilos. I felt so heavy and was uncomfortable with my body, so I tried all the weight loss remedies out there. Slimming…
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Sharon's Weight Loss Success Story

 Written by Tasha It is often believed that overweight people are lazy, irresponsible, unmotivated and good for nothing. This is simply not true. Sharon had been struggling with her weight since she was in high school. She tried everything…