Obesity - Weight Loss Treatment


Obesity is a common lifestyle condition affecting majority of people who leads a sedentary lifestyle and high consumption of fast junk foods with low nutrient value. An individual is considered as obese when the excess fat accumulation affects the persons vital body functioning and longevity, circulatory system, respiratory system and skeletal system. An individual fall into obese when his/her BMI is more than 30. BMI is known as the Body Mass Index that defines the ideal weight of an individual depending on their height and weight. Obese individuals are at high risk of developing more complications that can leads to serious health issues including high cholesterol and triglycerides, type 2 diabetes, hypertension, metabolic syndrome, heart disease, stroke, cancer of various organs in the body, sleeping disorders, depression, gallbladder disease and infertility.


Causes of obesity

The major contribution is excess weight is from the consumption of high calorie food items and being sedentary, or both. Other factors that can lead to obesity include:

  • Genetic
  • Hormonal issues
  • Behavioral issues
  • Environmental and cultural factors
  • Tumors and endocrine disorders
  • Certain medications
  • Pregnancy

Symptoms of obesity

  • Increased body fat and weight
  • Breathlessness
  • Exhaustion
  • Fatigue
  • Excessive sweating with bad odor

Ayurvedic treatment for Weight Loss

Continuous indulgence in high calories and low nutrient food along with sedentary life-style leads to obesity. In Ayurveda, the treatment plan aims to remove the excess accumulation of body fat and to rectify the irregular body metabolism and clear the body channels. The treatment plan include consuming herbal powders and pastes that aids in higher metabolism, proper digestion and specially designed Panchakarma procedures like udwarthanam and vastis for detoxification and to prevent further fat accumulation in the body without any side effects..The doctor also charts a customized diet and lifestyle modifications to reduce body weight. The treatment schedule depends on the fat accumulation and health condition of the patient and normally ranges between 3 – 5 weeks to suit the requirement.
Ay Ayur Bethaniya Ayurveda Hospital, we investigate the root cause of the obese condition and eliminate the irregularity in the body. Aggravated Kapha can lead to accumulation of toxins in the body causing blocks in various micro channels. The pacification of Kapha is an important factor in the treatment for obesity. This is achieved by avoiding Kapha-aggravating foods from the diet and incorporating cleansing herbs to clear the blocks and to reduce excess weight. The diet main include avoiding high carbohydrates, oily and fried foods, processed foods, fatty foods like butter, cheese, cream, chocolate, etc. instead more fiber rich food with lots of vegetables and fruits are advised to be consumed in moderate levels. Along with diet restriction, medications,Yoga is also instructed that completely rejuvenates the body and mind.
At Ayur Bethaniya Ayurveda Hospital, we provide safe and effective Ayurvedic treatment plans that are customized as per individual patient condition to treat and recover from Obesity condition. To know more about obesity treatment plans and treatment cost, book an appointment now.

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