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Obesity: Treatments and the Cost of Obesity Surgery in India

obeseA problem is rising all over the world, and obese people are suffering are searching ways to deal with it. Losing weight significantly even after strict diet and exercise is not possible. Obesity treatment techniques are invented.

Some obesity facts over the globe which are to be known are

  • Currently there are near about6 billion people in the world, crossing normal weight who are overweighed and 400 million suffering obesity.
  • Child obesity crosses number 155 million children being overweight and 30 to 45 million children are obese.

What is Obesity?

Obesity is known serious trouble which people are over weighed than normal human. This excess weight is problem leading to illness, and also psychological and social discomforts. Obese person are not aware by the problems they can be affected and what kind of harm they can cause. Premature deaths are also due to morbid obesity, which stands on second number after smoking. Health is at risk if a person is overweighed.

Reasons of Obesity

Age, hereditary, endocrine disorders, drugs (steroids), Socio-economic- developed parts are more prone to obesity, unhealthy eating, no exercises are other reasons to add on.

Obesity Treatment

Regardless, it is critical to shed pounds and oversee weight, on the off chance that an obese person needs to be sound and lead a quality life. When people fail with exercise, dieting, and medications; surgery is followed.

Surgery is followed when the obese person is 100 pounds more than normal bodyweight, and body mass index should be over 30.

The two basic types of obesity surgery are-restrictive methods and combined restrictive/Malabsorptive methods. Both the two procedures consist of weight loss process in different ways.

Restrictive surgeries are being most common obesity surgeries that reduce the size of the stomach. By this method it limits the calories consumption. The methods are

  1. Roux-en-Y (RNY) Gastric Bypass (short limb or proximal)
  2. Adjustable Gastric Banding (lap band surgery)
  3. Gastroplasty
  4. Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrectomy

Combined restrictive/malabsorptive procedures are utilized methods with consolidating restrictive and malabsorptive procedures. The techniques in this class work by confining the measure of the stomach and physically evacuating parts of your digestive tract, making it harder for the body to consume calories. The process involves are

  1. Gastric bypass (more malabsorption, but works primarily through restriction)
  2. Mini-gastric bypass (also works mainly through restriction)
  3. Duodenal switch (more malabsorption).

After surgery there are recovery plans to be followed by patient to get healed quick and maintain the reduced weight. One needs to take care of proper diet and exercise regularly.

Cost of obesity surgery in India

To reduce your weight you need to pay huge amount in highly developed nations for these types of surgeries. These surgeries are effective and play important role in saving life if a person is at risk.

Costs of identical procedures are very less in countries like India due to low economy rates. This low rates does not compromise the standard of treatment but it make sure all the services and facilities are top class matching international standards.

Obesity surgery like lap band surgery can save in India up to 50- 70% of amount that has to be paid in other expensive countries.

Obesity surgeries are performed under highly skilled surgeons and with well trained nursing staff to care for your health.

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Referances:

http://medicaltravelindia.edublogs.org/2014/04/14/why-choose-india-for-obesity-surgery/

http://www.modernghana.com/blogs/609018/31/pay-less-for-obesity-treatment-in-india.html

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