Weight Loss

Homeopathy for Weight Loss

By Dr. Alok Kumar , Homeopathy The accumulation of excess fat within the human body leads to the chronic disorders of obesity or excessive weight. It is a growing concern across the world as it is one of major underlying factors for many other health issues of other vital organs such as…

Tummy Tuck Surgery- Suitability, Types and Precautions

By Dr Venkata Ramana, Cosmetic/Plastic Surgery For those of you who want a superbly toned midriff but cannot seem to achieve it through dieting and exercise, a tummy tuck surgery is something to consider. Also known as an abdominoplasty, this procedure helps flatten your tummy by removing all the excess fat and…

Weight Gain in PCOS

By Dr. Kanchan Patwardhan, Dietitian/Nutritionist Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) is the most common hormonal disorder among women of reproductive age. Polycystic means “many cysts,” and PCOS often causes clusters of small, pearl-sized cysts in the ovaries. The cysts are fluid-filled and contain immature eggs. PCOS affects one in 10 women. What are…

Negative-Calorie Foods: Diet Gimmick Or Weight-Loss Aid?

By Dr. Suneet Khanna, Dietitian/Nutritionist What are negative calorie foods? The concept of consuming negative-calorie foods is catching up as a popular weight loss aid. According to sources, negative-calorie foods are certain food items which when consumed burn more calories than they contain. The theory behind calling certain foods negative-calorie is that…

Weight loss and Hyperthyroidism

By Dr. Kanchan Patwardhan, Dietitian/Nutritionist Hyperthyroidism is a condition in which the thyroid overproduces hormones.The thyroid is a small, butterfly-shaped gland located at the front of your neck and releases hormones that control your metabolism (the way your body uses energy), breathing, heart rate, nervous system, weight, body temperature, and many other…

Ayurvedic Treatments for Diabetes and Obesity

By Dr. Ashish M Gaikwad, Ayurveda Obesity or being overweight is a condition characterized by excessive storage of fat in the body. When the body’s calorie intake exceeds the amount of calories burned, it leads to the storage of excess calories in the form of body fat. Increased body fat puts a…

Lose Weight With Acupuncture

By Dr Santosh Pandey , Acupuncture Losing weight is extremely tedious and you have to work really hard at it. Many a times, to lose weight, you might end up spending a couple of thousands of rupees on it. Even then almost 95% of the people attempting to lose weight, fail miserably…

How to lose weight – Endermology, Ultrasonic Lipolysis

By Dr. Manjiri’s Instasculpt , Cosmetic Physician Obesity or excessive body weight can lead to various health problems such as heart problems, asthma and arthritis. So, losing your excess weight is essential in order to maintain a healthy body as well as staying in shape. There are many different ways through which…

Cow Urine Therapy for Obesity

By Jains Cow Urine Therapy Health Clinic , Ayurveda When the fat accumulation within the human body goes above a certain limit (more than 30% fat in females and 25% in males), it is classified as a chronic disorder of obesity. Obesity can be measured by the level of Body Mass Index…

Homeopathy and Weight Loss

By Dr Sheeba , Homeopath Being overweight may lead to a number of health complications, such as increasing your chances of heart disorders and diabetes. It is recommended to reevaluate your diet to see what foods are contributing to your weight gain. There are various homeopathic remedies that aid in weight…