Obesity is a threat to our society and we are only responsible for the rise of obesity today. Many public health experts call it ‘Obesity Epidemic’ that affects all demographic groups including children. Behind the increase in the number of obese people is very much clear. There is not one cause but actually many that differs on an individual basis. It can range from unhealthy food habits, lack of physical activity, genetic reasons, depression, anxiety, and many other medical and personal issues.
Today we are leading a very complicated and unhealthy lifestyle as compared to the olden days. Our ancestors were more physically active and the food that they consumed was at its purest form. Today with an increase in commercialization, the fruits and vegetables are grown using harmful chemical fertilizers that lose its nutrients and by the time it reaches our home, it is not at its purest form. There has also been a drastic increase in the intake of fast food, junk food, and canned food today that is extremely harmful if consumed on a regular basis. Aerated drinks like sodas and colas have become more popular among children and adults that disturbs our digestive system and cause many health related issues. At present, we are leading a sedentary lifestyle that involves less physical activity. We spend more time in front of computers, laptops, television and mobile phones and less on outdoor activities. This lead to the accumulation of fat in our body giving rise to weight gain and obesity.
Obesity is an alarming condition that may lead to many serious health complications such as heart diseases, hypertension, hormonal imbalances, diabetes, etc. Bariatric surgery is considered as the best solution to treat obesity at present. Let us throw some light on obesity or bariatric surgery. Laparoscopic bariatric surgery is the most effective treatment of obesity in Bangalore. In this method, the surgery is performed by making three to four small incisions instead of one. Laparoscopic surgery involves fewer complications in comparison to open surgery for weight loss treatment. It involves less surgical pain, minimal scars on the body and faster recovery. Many patients are opting for laparoscopic surgery to treat obesity and leading a happy and healthy life. Bariatric surgery is nothing less than a Boone to obesity. Consult Dr. Manish Joshi to know about bariatric surgery in Bangalore.