14 Jul Why most of people suffer from obesity, What we choose for Obesity treatment?
High calorie and fat diet of Punjabi culture are one of the main reasons for obesity among the Punjab population. Obesity in Punjab has increased to multifold because of the additional sedentary lifestyle along with high-calorie diet. Increase in screen watch time has gone up among all age groups of people and people with sitting jobs have a higher incidence of obesity and diabetes. In the past, obesity in Punjab was seen mainly in people with high socioeconomic status, but the easy availability of high-calorie food options and poor education has led to wrong choices of food and eating habits among people with low socioeconomic status. This is the reason now obesity and diabetes are now reaching alarming rates in the village people of Punjab. Obesity is considered new cancer and a silent killer.
Before opting for obesity treatment in Punjab, one must meet a weight loss specialist or visit an obesity clinic to rule out other causes of obesity like hypothyroidism, Cushing syndrome, genetic causes, medications for hormonal disorders, or anti-depressants. Obesity treatment in Punjab includes a long-term restriction to a high-calorie diet and junk food. It also needs long-term enrollment in a weight loss program or physical activity. Obesity treatment in Punjab also includes surgeries like mini gastric bypass or sleeve gastrectomy and these are recommended only for those patients who are not able to lose weight despite in dietary and lifestyle modifications and are suffering from obesity-associated health issues.
The Best center for obesity treatment in Punjab is at CODSILS (Centre for Obesity, Diabetes & Single Incision Laparoscopic Surgery) by Dr.. Amit Garg, Bariatric & Metabolic Surgeon, which is located in Mohali. This Centre provides customized weight loss solutions for obese patients and has an experienced multidisciplinary team to handle patients with different grades of obesity. Obesity treatment in Punjab at CODSILS is done for all age groups of patients and this is one of the most preferred Centre for international patients looking for weight loss options or Bariatric surgery.
We also provide counseling sessions for all patients, which help patients modify their lifestyle and eating habits. Obesity is a complex disease and its treatment needs support from doctors, family, and friends. Studies have shown that shedding excess weight at the right time could lead to an increase in life expectancy by 10 years. Weight loss surgery in Punjab has led to improvement in quality of life in 95% of the patients and diabetes resolved in 83% of patients. For the long-term success of weight loss surgery, the patient needs to have a commitment to stay healthy and must understand that obesity is a disease.
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For any queries, you can write to Dr. Amit Garg (Bariatric and Metabolic Surgeon, Panchkula, Chandigarh,
Mohali, Punjab, India) at
call us at +91 7986991767, +91 6283337650