Impact of Obesity

Co-morbid conditions are the presence of one or more additional medical conditions in addition to a primary condition such as obesity. Those with severe obesity are more likely to have other diseases such as type 2 diabetes, high blood pressure, sleep apnea, heart disease, GERD and joint issues. Surgical treatment is available, effective and is the only available cure of obesity related co-morbid conditions.

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Impact of Obesity