Obesity, one of the most common diseases of the modern age, is a serious health problem because it plays a role in the development of many acute or chronic deadly diseases in addition to the problems it causes in the body.In addition to causing an aesthetically undesirable appearance and bringing along psychological disorders, obesity is also a risk factor in terms of many acute or chronic diseases. For this reason, all individuals who want to protect their health should maintain their ideal weight, and patients with obesity problems should reach their ideal weight under the leadership of a physician and dietician
What are the symptoms of obesity?
The most basic symptom of obesity disease is excessive fatty tissue accumulation in the body. However, excess weight can bring along some health problems as well as the visual problems of obesity. Problems and symptoms associated with obesity include:
- Quick fatigue
- Shortness of breath
- Snoring and sleep apnea
- Skin problems
- Back and joint pain
- Psychological problems and decreased self-esteem
In order to prevent the occurrence of all these problems and prevent chronic diseases that may occur due to obesity, individuals with excess weight problems should lose weight and take care to maintain their ideal weight before reaching the size of obesity.
- Medical Nutrition (Diet) Therapy
- Exercise Therapy
- Behavior change therapy
- Pharmacological treatment
- Surgical treatment