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Cohesive Journal of Microbiology & Infectious Disease

Obesity Disorder and Methods of Treatment

  • Open or CloseNahed M MEmam*

    Department of Zoology, Faculty of Science, Arish University, Egypt

    *Corresponding author: Nahed M MEmam, Department of Zoology, Faculty of Science, Arish University, Egypt

Submission: January 23, 2023; Published: February 09, 2023

DOI: 10.31031/CJMI.2023.06.000639

ISSN: 2578-0190
Volume6 Issue3


About 97 million adults in the United States are overweight or obese. Obesity and overweight substantially increase the risk of morbidity from hypertension; dyslipidemia; type 2 diabetes; coronary heart disease; stroke; gallbladder disease; osteoarthritis; sleep apnea and respiratory problems; and endometrial, breast, prostate, and colon cancers. Higher body weights are also associated with increases in all-cause mortality. The aim of this guideline is to provide useful advice on how to achieve weight reduction and maintenance of a lower body weight. It is also important to note that prevention of further weight gain can be a goal for some patients. Obesity is a chronic disease, and both the patient and the practitioner need to understand that successful treatment requires a life-long effort.

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