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.
That ... Read More
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
World Health Organization in a report states, that though the main causes of diabetes remain complex to explain, it is seen that obesity is a major contributor to this epidemic. Some of the measurable risk factors include ... Read More
Excess weight and the risk of cancer
According to WHO, obesity has tripled in the past forty years with over 1.9 billion overweight persons worldwide.  Obesity is a bigger challenge today as extra fat in the body ... Read More
Childhood obesity is a matter of grave concern, as obese children often grow into obese adults, with other health problems like cardiovascular diseases and diabetes.
It not only affects the physical health of the child but also interferes with his/her emotional behavior, ... Read More
My life has changed COMPLETELY after my surgery. As I started dropping weight, I started feeling more energetic.
Weekends no longer needed ‘down time’: I was fine the next morning. I could walk so much more, and do so much more without needing to sit down. I started to spend ... Read More
Obesity has become an alarming epidemic across the world. Though considered a cosmetic issue, obesity results in depression, self-confidence loss and public perception issues. It is also a risk factor for developing health problems like high cholesterol, high blood pressure ... Read More
From health to work, obesity has a wide-ranging effect on an individual’s life and contributes to a bunch of health problems such as heart disease, type 2 diabetes, sleep apnea etc. But those extra Kgs can also increase the stress ... Read More
Millions of men and women are grappling with obesity, which is a global epidemic now. Even after following strict diets and doing regular exercises, most people complain of not losing excess pounds.
For these reasons, many prefer to undergo bariatric ... Read More
Patients generally want to know exactly how much weight they will lose after undergoing bariatric surgery. Surgical procedures such as Gastric bypass & Sleeve gastrectomy emerge as a lifesaver for those struggling hard with obesity and its related side ... Read More