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World Anti Obesity Day


Obesity is an abnormal or excessive fat accumulation to the extent that may impair health. It is the leading cause of chronic diseases such as: cardiovascular and liver diseases, diabetes, some cancers and other diseases. Obesity is no longer considered a cosmetic issue that is caused by overeating. The WHO, along with national and international medical and scientific societies, now recognize obesity as a chronic progressive disease resulting from multiple environmental and genetic factors. On this World Anti Obesity Day, lets pledge against obesity. Watch Dr. Venugopal Pareek, Consultant Bariatric Surgeon talk about simple lifestyle changes to fight obesity