Child Obesity is a known precursor to Adult Obesity.
They can have many diseases, stress, sadness, and low self-esteem.
Children under the age of 10 generally have genetic or hormonal causes while the children above the age of 10 have improper lifestyle as a main cause.
The most common causes are :
2.Lack of physical activity
3.Unhealthy eating patterns, or a combination of these factors
6. Medical Illnesses - Cushing's syndrome, Hypothyroidism
A child averagely spends 6-8 hours in school at home and for sleep.
Obesogenic Environment either at home or school can make child obese.
Energy dense foods and drinks are cheap and easily available.
Children majorly lack information on calories and exercise.
Nuclear families have made children independent.
1.Awareness towards calories and exercise.
3.Early diagnosis and treatment for the Genetic and Hormonal causes.
4.Support Group Meetings.
1.Body Composition Analysis,
3.Body Mass Index,
Mild to Moderate obesity - Preventive measures.
Severe Obesity with failure on preventive measures – Medical or Surgical Treatment.
Sir H. N. Reliance Foundation Hospital and Research Centre boasts state-of-the-art surgical technology for weight-loss surgery. We offer globally recognized procedures such as:
The services offered by the department of Bariatric Surgery include: