Nearly 30% of the world's population i.e. 2.1 billion people are either obese or overweight. The numbers are staggeringly high at 650 million for people suffering from morbid obesity i.e. a BMI of 37.5 ... Read More
Bariatric surgery is the surgical option to reduce excess weight & maintain long term. Following a healthy and regulated postoperative diet is essential to promote healing & for better outcomes.
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PCOS is one of the most common endocrine disorders affecting women between the ages of 18 and 44. It is caused by an increase in androgen secretion by the ovarian cells resulting in irregular menstrual bleeding and complications in pregnancy. ... Read More
It is well understood now that Obesity is no more only an “excess weight” condition. Obesity, in turn, is the cause of many serious comorbid conditions. Millions of men and women are losing out on the productive years of their lives due to associated comorbidities— hypertension, diabetes, sleep apnoea ... Read More
Sedentary lifestyles, irregular eating habits, and physical inactivity not only increase your weight disproportionately but also makes you prone to metabolic risk factors such as obesity, hypertension, diabetes, and dyslipidemia. A high reading on the BMI scale (<35) can cause the liver tissue to be inflamed and damage the ... Read More
Losing weight can be difficult for people with hectic schedules and eating disorders. And, the need to be fit is now more than ever thanks to sedentary lifestyles and physical inactivity. Every now and then, the idea of burning that excess fat and transforming into a fit individual must ... Read More
Obesity is an epidemic and a BMI index of 35 or more is considered morbid levels of obesity— something which requires clinical intervention. If relying on workouts and regulated diet has not transformed you into a fit individual, maybe it’s time to consider an alternate approach. Before you give ... Read More
Are you hiding behind a veil because your physical self does not resonate with mental perception of your body? If yes, then what’s stopping you to achieve the healthy body you always desired? Maybe the physical regime ... Read More
Are you shattered looking in a mirror with feeling of loss of control over your own body? Body image reflects self-awareness and confidence, if the usual straight jacketing rules of the body image are assumed.
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Bariatric surgery is the most effective weight loss method. Given its popularity amongst the obese, it is important to not only be aware of the potential benefits, risks of the procedure but also be aware of other important information provided ... Read More