Mortality: Obesity is one of the leading preventable causes of death worldwide. In the United States, obesity is estimated to cause 111,909 to 365,000 deaths per year, while 1 million (7.7%) of deaths in Europe are attributed to excess weight.

Morbidity: Obesity increases the likelihood of various diseases and conditions, particularly high blood pressure, cardiovascular diseases, type 2 diabetes, certain types of cancer, osteoarthritis, sleep apnea and depression etc.

Cardiology:   – High blood pressure – Coronary heart disease, myocardial infarction & Heart attack – Abnormal cholesterol level – Deep vein thrombosis and pulmonary embolism

Endocrinology and Reproduction:  – Type 2 diabetes mellitus – Menstrual disorder – Infertility – Polycystic ovarian syndrome – Complications during pregnancy

Neurology  – Stroke – Multiple sclerosis etc.

Rheumatology and Orthopedics: – Osteoarthriti – Back pain – Gout Gastroenterology: – Fatty liver – Gastroesophageal reflux disease(GERD) & Heart burn

Respiratory: – Asthma – Obstructive sleep apnea Dermatology: – Celluliti – Stretch marks & other multiple disease