In addition to helping you feel and look better, reaching a healthier body weight is good for your overall well being.
Being overweight can lead to loss of self- esteem, self-confidence and even depression. Additionally, if you are overweight or obese, you have a greater risk of developing many diseases that affect your quality of life.
Research has shown that as your weight increases to levels referred to as "overweight" and "obese," your risk for the following conditions also increases:
No matter what your weight loss goal, any weight loss is likely to produce health benefits. Such as significant and lasting weight loss improves or resolves related conditions, longer life and a happier healthier you.
Research shows even a 5 to 10 percent reduction in your body weight, can facilitate improvements in blood pressure, blood cholesterol, and blood sugars.
Are you ready to start your weight loss journey? Are you interested in bariatric surgery? Contact The Weight Loss Center at PinnacleHealth, located in Lititz, Pa, today to get started.
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