What is Obesity?

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Obesity is a medical condition in which excess body fat has accumulated to the extent that it may have a negative effect on health.

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Causes of Obesity

Causes of Obesity

The causes of obesity are varied and complex. Studies show that once the problem is established, diet and exercise have a limited ability to provide effective long-term relief. The scientific community continues to search for answers. But until the disease is...

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Complications of Obesity

Complications of Obesity

Morbid obesity brings with it an increased risk for a shorter life expectancy. For individuals whose weight exceeds twice their ideal body weight the risk of early death is twice that of non-obese individuals. Bariatric Surgeons such as: Dr. Arsalla, and Dr. Heath...