Obesity

Obesity is caused by having excessive fat on body and It is defined by using body mass index (BMI) and is evaluated in terms of fat distribution and total cardiovascular risk factors. Obesity is an accumulation of excess mass in the adipose tissue. Obesity is a disease of caloric imbalance that results from an excess intake of calories above their consumption by the body. Obesity causes include Diet, some bad habits like high calories diets especially in the night, or skipping a healthy breakfast and replace it by junk fast food, all of that increase the body fat. Pregnancy, Lack of sleep causes disturbance in the body hormones, and increase the appetite. Drug medication leads the body to gain more weight, the drugs include steroids and beta blockers, antipsychotic medications and antidepressants drugs. Some of the Medical complications in obesity include stroke, poor wound healing, Sleep apnea, Cancer.

    Related Conference of Obesity

    November 29-30, 2018

    International Conference on Obesity and Diet Imbalance

    Bali, Indonesia
    January 31, February 01, 2019

    18th International Conference on Obesity, Diet and Nutrition

    Paris | France
    June 06-07, 2018

    International Congress on Obesity & Nutrition

    Philadelphuia, Pennsylvania USA
    March 15-16, 2019

    International Conference on Bariatric and Metabolic Surgery

    Novotel Brisbane, Brisbane, Australia
    March 25-26, 2019

    2nd World Obesity and Healthcare Congress

    Rotterdam, Netherlands
    June 21-22, 2019

    21st Global Obesity Meeting

    Brisbane, Australia

    Obesity Conference Speakers

    Recommended Sessions

    Related Journals

    Are you interested in