Evidence shows that genetics plays a role in the etiology of overweight and obesity. However, genetics alone cannot account for the increase in overweight. The most important component of an effective weight-management program must be the prevention of unwanted weight gain from excess body fat.
What is Weight Loss and Maintenance of Weight?
An important part of prevention of chronic disease and overall quality of optimal life, is weight and the distribution of adipose to lean muscle mass. Services will be provided to those individuals who BMI is at or greater than 30% in relation to height, weight and gender. Specific education with diet, lifestyle modifications and exercise strategies along with medication are included in one flat fee to those individuals who qualify.
Maintaining a healthy body weight prevents chronic disease processes like Cardiac Disease, Pre-Diabetes, Type II Diabetes, Stroke, and some forms of Cancer. In conduction with exercise, a balanced diet, a weight loss program will aid in decreasing these risks, leading to a healthier and more rejuvenating life.