March 4th is World Obesity Day. Our country is undergoing a rapid socio demographic, nutritional and environmental changes. These changes along with a genetic predisposition is fuelling the epidemic of obesity related disorders such as Type 2 Diabetes, cardiovascular diseases, non-alcoholic fatty liver disease and five cancers.
Obesity is a ‘disease’ characterized by an excess of body fat and it is more than a cosmetic issue.
Common determinants of Obesity :
The 4 Ms of obesity outcomes
Specialists at Medanta use the 4Ms framework to comprehensively assess the associations and outcomes of obesity. These 4Ms are:
Type 2 Diabetes
Eating Disorder, etc.
Weight Management for Health Clinic
The journey of weight management is a life-long journey. The five vital pillars of weight management are:
At Medanta, we provide comfortable, convenient yet comprehensive and personalized weight management involving state of the art novel interventions.