The Obesity Truth

by | Apr 28, 2020 | News | 0 comments

The Obesity Truth. 

Obesity is a complex chronic disease the kills almost 4 million people each year.

OBESITY IS NOT SIMPLY CAUSED BY AN UNHEALTHY DIET & LACK OF EXERCISE OR EFFORT.

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.

The Obesity Truth

You don’t need to go through this alone. Just like any other chronic disease Obesity requires medical care and treatment.

With 16+ year’s clinical experience, Dr Andrew Kiyingi is a specialist weight-loss surgeon at Perth Bariatric Surgery with advanced training in minimally invasive surgery. Graduated from the University of Otago (NZ), he was awarded with University Gold Medal in General Practice and Distinction in Surgery. He is also a Surgical Trainer for the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons.

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