Obesity & overweight issues are some of the most common reasons for serious life threatening illnesses around the world. If left untreated, it can give rise to numerous critical health conditions such as heart diseases, osteoarthritis, obstructive sleep apnea and type 2 diabetes. Many of the heart conditions that result from obesity, such as high blood pressure, congestive heart failure, coronary heart disease and deep vein thrombosis may prove fatal for the patient.

At Balhara Internal Medicine Associates, the medical experts clearly understand the serious health risks associated with obesity. It is for this reason that they have formulated numerous ways in which patients can slowly and steadily lose weight and get back on a healthier shape. Just like there are no definite ways to gain weight, so there are no single ways to remedy obesity either. However, a combination of reduced diet, exercising, certain weight loss drugs and behavioral treatment and counseling has been found to deliver the best results.

Some weight loss programs have been found effective to induce weight Loss and loss of appetite in patients that slowly and surely help the patients to get back to a healthier shape. Many patients might also require psychological counseling as they may suffer from depression due to poor body image. The experts at Balhara Internal Medicine Associates recommend weight loss programs that are easy on the body and provide with maximum opportunity to lose weight in a safe and effective manner. However, in extreme cases where such measures fail to provide with the desired results, the doctor might recommend surgical means to remove excess deposits of fat and skin from specific parts of the body. This surgery is conducted to ensure that the patient quickly gets back to the normal body weight and that there are no additional health hazards.

So if you are someone who is facing problems due to obesity, come down at our clinic and we would be happy to assist you.

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