Bariatric Surgery

What is Bariatric surgery? Bariatric surgery also called obesity surgery is an operation helping to lose the weight of the body by altering the digestive system. There are different types of bariatric surgery, some will alter small intestine-body part which absorbs nutrients and calories from beverages and foods. Some will make the stomach smaller, which […]

Sedentary Lifestyle- Effects and Management

Do you have a sedentary lifestyle? What are the bad effects and how best to manage them! Modern-day improvements in transportation’s, food varieties, entertainments all considered essentials for survival, have pushed humans into a “sedentary mode”. A sedentary lifestyle is not just a choice of lifestyle for many but the mode of survival. True the […]

Diet in Obesity

Introduction to Obesity It is a condition in which person accumulates excess body fat. A person is obese if his/her weight is at least 20% more than it should be. It occurs when the intake of calories is more than used. Intake of proper diet in obesity is required to maintain body weight. Also, it […]

Childhood obesity

Childhood obesity is a life-threatening condition which affects from childhood to adolescents. When the weight for a particular age and height crossed then the child/adult considered as obese. INTRODUCTION TO CHILDHOOD OBESITY Obesity in childhood has come to epidemic stage both in developing and developed countries. It has a remarkable effect on psychological and physical […]

Medicines causing obesity

Medicines causing obesity can be seen in certain people. This can be advantageous only when the person is underweight and if the person is at a normal weight, started gaining weight will not be a big deal. But, if the person is already obese and gaining weight may push him to face more complications. Any […]