Weight loss in adults

Sudden Weight Loss – What Causes It And What Are The Complications?

By Dr. M.P.S Saluja, General Physician, Nowadays, obesity has become a common issue due to unhealthy lifestyles and this requires immediate attention. A healthy weight is imperative for a good living. Similarly a sudden drop in weight is also an indication of ill health and has serious repercussions. There are many causes…

Intermittent Fasting During Weight Loss

By, Dt. Narendra Babu, Dietitian/Nutritionist Fasting has been followed for thousands of years for weight loss and other purposes. It is undoubtedly one of the most effective ways to lose one’s fat, but fasting can be unhealthy and can make people sick. This is where intermittent fasting is followed. It has…

5 Ayurvedic Tips For Weight Loss

By, Dr. Arun Desai, Ayurveda The ideal body mass index (BMI) is 18.5-25 Kg/m2. But, if the BMI is 30 or more than that, then the person is classified as “obese”. In fact, if a person’s BMI is over 25 kg/m2, then he or she is considered to be overweight. Being…

How Effective Is Bariatric Surgery For Obesity?

  By Dr. Premkumar Balachandran , Bariatrics Bariatric surgery refers to a variety of surgical procedures that help people in dealing with obesity and weight loss. Some of the most common and popular bariatric surgery types are gastric bypass surgery, use of adjustable gastric bands for reducing the stomach size, sleeve gastrectomy, etc.…

Cause and complications of sudden weight loss

By Dr Anil Mehta , General Physician Nowadays, obesity has become a common issue due to unhealthy lifestyles and this requires immediate attention. A healthy weight is imperative for a good living. Similarly a sudden drop in weight is also an indication of ill health and has serious repercussions. There are many…

When to Consider a Bariatric Surgery ?

By Dr Sushant Wadhera , Bariatrics Bariatric Surgery is a type of weight loss surgery used to treat obesity in people. The concept behind the surgery is to reduce the size of the stomach in order to get the desired result. However, there are certain factors which you must consider before planning to…