Nov14

Childhood Obesity Causes and Health Risks

Childhood obesity is a medical condition that brings children under multiple health risks. Childhood obesity is on the rise and more and more children are observed taking help of bariatric surgery to lose weight. A child having a body mass index higher than that of 95 percent of the children of the same age is […]

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Sep27

Top 6 Benefits of Bariatric Surgery

Bariatric surgery or weight loss surgery is an option for the obese individuals which is often ignored or dismissed. This option helps heavy people lose a lot of weight, which not only helps them feel fit but also reduces the risk of many diseases associated with obesity. As recommended by the best bariatric surgeon in […]

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Sep22

Health Impact of Overweight and Obesity in Youth

Obesity or being overweight can increase the risk of various health problems including diabetes, heart issues, and even certain cancers, which is a reason why weight loss surgery India are gaining momentum. What is obesity? Obesity is a serious chronic disease which can impose a negative effect in many systems of the body. It is […]

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May10

Unhealthy Snacking Can Lead To Childhood Obesity

In India the major cause for childhood obesity is overeating and unhealthy eating, in particular unhealthy snacking. A snack is a portion of food, smaller than a regular meal, generally eaten between meals. A healthy snack is one that’s high in nutritional value (protein, vitamins, minerals, fiber) but relatively low in calories, fats, sugar, and […]

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Jan04

Addiction to Smartphones – a major risk factor for Obesity among Teens!

There is a considerable debate on addiction and abuse to Smartphone among adolescents and its consequent impact on their health; not only in a global context, but also specifically in the Indian population; considering that Smartphone’s, globally occupy more than 50% of mobile phones market Mobile phone addiction/abuse/misuse is one of the forms of compulsive […]

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