Being overweight is a risk factor for numerous illnesses. Apart from illness, being overweight can affect our self-esteem and is often associated with feelings of guilt, anxiety and even depression (1). A healthy diet is essential in order to attain and maintain our goal weight. Weight management is also aided by exercise, and can be further enhanced with supplements, medication and in extreme cases even surgery.
Our weight loss program starts with a consultation with our doctor. Your height, weight, blood sugar and other mesearuments will be taken, along with a medical history. Together you and the doctor will decide on a diet and treatment programme to aid weight loss and promote health.
Treatment programs include formulations that assist in burning fat, suppressing apetite and blocking the absorption of carbohydrates. Subcutaneous injections may also be used to enhance the bodies fat metabolism.
Drop in to chat to our doctors about your weight loss options. 1. https://www.drelist.com/effects-obesity-self-esteem/