Overweight, Obesity And Its Complications
These days obesity has become an epidemic. When a child’s weight is excess for his/ her height, it is known as overweight and severe form of this disproportion is known as obesity. Commonest reason for obesity is faulty dietary habits and lack of physical activity. Occasionally hormonal problems can also result in obesity. If not acted upon, obesity may lead to high blood pressure, diabetes, metabolic syndrome, hyperlipidemia, arthritis and many more complications. We provide structured obesity work up and action plan for our patients.