Obesity is a complex chronic disease the kills almost 4 million people each year.
1 IN 3 ADULT AUSTRALIANS ARE OBESE..
EVERYONE IS DIFFERENT AND THERE ARE SEVERAL CAUSES OF OBESITY. MOST OF THESE CAUSES CAN’T BE CONTROLLED BY THE PERSON WITH OBESITY.
STIGMA & MISUNDERSTANDING & DISCRIMINATION STILL FACE MANY PEOPLE WHO ARE STRUGGLING WITH OBESITY.
MOST DIETS ARE NOT EFFECTIVE OR SUSTAINABLE LONG TERM. MOST PEOPLE REGAIN THEIR WEIGHT DUE TO MANY FACTORS INCLUDING GENETICS AND HORMONES.
MANY SERIOUS MEDICAL CONDITIONS DEVELOP FROM OBESITY. FURTHERMORE, OBESITY RESULTS IN REDUCED LIFE EXPECTANCY.
You don’t need to go through this alone. Just like any other chronic disease Obesity requires medical care and treatment.