Obesity is the excess amount of total body fat resulting from an imbalance between caloric intake and energy expenditure. It is estimated that this group of people will develop serious conditions.
The increase in cases of obesity is related to the spectacular increase in diseases such as type 2 diabetes or asthma. In addition, a recent study has shown that obesity causes more harmful effects on health than tobacco use or alcohol problems.
There are new weight loss programs that have been shown to be successful, and they include the use of medical devices along with a multidisciplinary weight loss program.