Obesity is a complex health disease.
There’s no denying that Australia is facing an obesity epidemic, but the factors that contribute to weight gain are many and varied.
Long work hours, increased access to fast foods, and sedentary lifestyles all contribute, as do genetic factors.
The challenge of losing weight can be very difficult for many people. Northern Bariatrics knows that many patients try their best with making dietary, exercise and lifestyle changes, only to find they can’t achieve the desired results.
Bariatric (weight loss) surgery is a proven and effective treatment pathway for many patients to lose weight and overcome obesity-related health complications.