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Best Adult Weight Loss Programs in Southeast Michigan

Improve your health and set a good example for your kids in 2013 – hospitals in Macomb, Oakland, Washtenaw and Wayne counties have programs to help parents

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C'mon, get healthy! If you're struggling with excess weight, low energy or just need a little help getting off the couch, talk to the experts. There are adult weight loss and health improvement programs throughout southeast Michigan to help anyone lose weight. Check out our list and find one that's right for you.

Many of these centers offer free seminars so you can decide if the program fits your needs and lifestyle. On this list, you'll find holistic, behavioral, clinical and surgical approaches that can help you shed pounds and improve your health. They're all attached to medical facilities, but you might also consider looking into the many Weight Watchers or Jenny Craig centers throughout the area.

Note: Make sure to check in with your health insurer to see if all or part of the cost of your weight loss program is covered.

Beaumont's Weight Control Center

Beaumont's Weight Control Center – Royal Oak

Address: 4949 Coolidge Highway, Royal Oak
Phone: 248-655-5695

Beaumont's Weight Control Center – Rochester Hills

Address: 1555 South Blvd., Suite 360, Rochester Hills
Phone: 248-267-5750

Cost: call for details
Types: non-surgical and surgical
About: Offering weight loss help for over 30 years, this Beaumont Hospital-affiliated center takes a complete approach to health. Personalized programs combine nutrition counseling and fitness, along with physician, psychologist and group support. There's also a fitness center available for weight loss participants.

Botsford Center for Health Improvement ReNew Program

Address: 39750 Grand River Ave., Novi
Phone: 248-473-3100 (ask for Denise Marecki, R.D.)
Cost: call for details
Type: non-surgical
About: People looking to lose 30, 40 or more pounds can do it in this medical-monitored program that includes 20 weeks of health, exercise and other classes. The program, along with coaching and nutrition options, is designed to help participants make healthy, long-term changes. Register online for a free informational session.

Harper Bariatric Medicine Institute at the Detroit Medical Center

Harper Bariatric Medicine Institute – Madison Heights

Address: 1385 E. 12 Mile Road, Madison Heights
Phone: 877-362-9898

Harper Bariatric Medicine Institute – Southfield

Address: 29080 Inkster Road, Suite 250, Southfield
Phone: 877-362-9898

Cost: call for details
Type: non-surgical and surgical
About: This nationally recognized center has several medical procedures and weight management programs available for men and women who are at least 100 pounds overweight. To find out more, attend one of their free informational seminars in Detroit, Madison Heights or Southfield, or view the seminar online. Go online or call 877-362-9898 to register.

Jul 18, 2014 11:15 am
 Posted by  rashawnb1

I would like to know more about weight loss. I am at 50 pounds over weight or more and want to do something about it. I am tired all the time, but I do work and have some energy. I have knee pain as well, but I see a doctor for that as well. I take medications for different things, and at my breaking point and need some help.

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