In a world where everything is documented, captured with a photo, or shared with details on social media – Sheena Weaver was silent in her weight loss. “A friend saw me after I had lost weight and asked why I hadn’t shared my journey on social media,” said Weaver. “I told her, I did it … Read more Do It For Yourself – Two Incredible Weight Loss Journeys at Mercy Health
No longer held back by their weight, two strangers become friends through shared experiences and healthier lifestyle choices. If you would have told Jill Veen and Jen Moses nine months ago that they could complete a wheeled luge course, hike for miles in the woods, or successfully paddle board through Muskegon Lake, neither of them … Read more Living Life Without Limits
How One Woman Lost Weight and Gained an Improved Sense of Self Before undergoing bariatric surgery, Nikki Thompson, 28, would have to exert so much effort while working out, only to hit a wall. A longtime dancer, she wanted to try something different. Thompson turned to running 5Ks as a way to get in shape. … Read more From Couch to Competitor
In April 2016, Mercy Health Muskegon received notification from the American College of Surgeons (ACS) of its re-accreditation as Comprehensive Center for the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS). Mercy Health Muskegon has been awarded this national standard of excellence and accreditation consecutively since 2006. The Bariatric Surgical program at Mercy Health Muskegon is … Read more Mercy Health Muskegon’s Bariatric Team Recognized for Achieving National Standard of Excellence — Again!