June 21, 2019 by mark wahlbarg
Obesity, as known to all, is a condition that is characterized by an excessive accumulation of body fat, represents one of the main problems of the century for human health: weighing a few kilograms too much, not only makes us appear less attractive or makes us feel physically and mentally not very fit but it also represents a high-risk factor for many diseases. So it is advisable to approach weight loss clinic Laguna Niguel CA.
In most cases, it is caused by an incorrect lifestyle (unbalanced diet, high-calorie diet, physical inactivity) and is largely predictable. In many cases, it is even treatable.
It is estimated that 44% of cases of type 2 diabetes, 23% of cases of ischemic heart disease, are attributable to obesity, up to 41% in the case of some cancers.
benefits of weight loss:
The benefits of OC weight loss center Newport Beach are many.
According to the authors of the aforementioned study, the areas of our body and the pathologies that suffer most, in positive terms, from a weight loss concern:
Blood pressure - A weight loss can reduce blood pressure.
Heart - Losing weight reduces the risk of heart disease.
Type 2 diabetes - In people who suffer from insulin resistance, weight loss reduces the risk of type 2 diabetes or, if already present, slows down the course.
Glycemic control - Weight loss allows better glycemic control to all and, in particular, to people with type 2 diabetes.
Blood lipid profile - Weight loss is normally accompanied by a drop in triglycerides and an increase in HDL cholesterol (good cholesterol).
Osteoarthritis - In people suffering from osteoarthritis, weight loss can be accompanied by a reduction in its symptoms.
Obstructive sleep apnea - Weight loss is rarely able to solve the problem of sleep apnea, but generally helps to reduce it.
Hyperventilation Syndrome - Substantial weight loss can reduce the symptoms associated with hyperventilation syndrome.
Asthma - A weight loss is often accompanied by a reduction in asthma symptoms.
Cancer - It seems that a protracted weight loss also leads to a reduction in the risk of cancer.
Quality of life - Following weight loss, there is a general increase in well-being.
Mortality - The study hypothesizes that weight loss may be related, in young and middle-aged people, even to a reduction in their risk of mortality.
Top Medical Weight Loss in Orange County helps people who need to lose lose weight and, consequently, to help them improve their overall quality of life, different strategies can be applied, depending on the specific circumstances: behavioral interventions, pharmacological treatments, but also surgical procedures.
However, it should be pointed out that many of the improvements due to weight loss vanish as soon as you return to the initial weight.