Weight Loss Advocate at New Horizon

Patient advocate: By popular demand New Horizon has established the position of patient advocate so that each patient can have program related questions answered at each visit. At New Horizon, a lot of information is provided to patients by the medical team and our advocate will help clarify any aspect of a patient’s visit before they leave. The advocate will also carefully monitor week to week progress of patients.

Our weight loss patients know that we have ...

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New Horizon Accepts Major Medical Insurance and Medicare

New Horizon Medical accepts most major medical insurances including Medicare for its weight loss services. Patients use their insurance and are responsible only for their co-pay. There are no contracts to sign. Referrals may be required from primary care doctors depending on the type of medical insurance the patient has. Please call us with any questions you may have about your medical coverage.

New Horizon is building relationships with companies that are searching for wellness partners. Our programs are ...

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Sleep Apnea Awareness

Why do so many Americans have difficulty getting a good night sleep? Here are some of the reasons known to impede quality sleep:

Over Cafinated…..snacks, coffee, soda, energy drinks, etc.
Over Medicated…..Prescription Medications, etc.
Over Wired…..Internet use, social media, TV, etc.
Over Stressed…..Job, money, relationships, schedules, etc.
Over Worked…..Long hours, long shifts, bringing work home, etc.
Over Weight…..Not having time to eat healthy, no exercise, eating because of stress, etc.

The point is clear. We are not always fair to our bodies ...

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Concerned about Sleep Apnea?

Sleep Apnea

Did you know that 25% of men and 10% of women suffer from sleep apnea? Only about 5% of the cases have been diagnosed and treated. Middle aged people with severe apnea were 40% more likely to die of a heart attack, and having 10 minutes or more of breathing problems at night double the risk of death.

Diagnosing sleep apnea used to be very expensive where you would typically stay overnight in a sleep lab under the supervision of ...

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ECONOMICS AND WEIGHT LOSS

Economics and Weight Loss

We have been hearing at every turn that obesity across America is hitting epidemic proportions and that the insurgency of fast food restaurants over the past two decades has a lot to do with it. Now it’s time to get this behemoth moving in the other direction. Weight loss cost money and takes time, energy and commitment. Making changes in behavior and lifestyle will help keep the weight off once a goal weight is ...

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