Do the thought of the extra pounds eat up your peace of mind every time you savor a piece of cake. Do you live in the fear of the Damocles Sword ? Obesity, all day. Then never hesitate a moment to find out whether you really need to bother or only need certain small restrains. Obesity, irrespective of its cause is treated as a crime, and is associated with over eating. Many aspects like genetic disorders, hormonal imbalances, lack of physical activity, having a caesarean section etc may result in obesity. Obesity comes along with a potential for diseases like Type II diabetes, Cancer, Hypertension, High Cholesterol, Cardiovascular Disease, Arthritis, Heart attack, Stroke, Liver Problems, Asthma.
India is following a trend of other developing countries that are steadily becoming more obese. Recent studies have revealed that Indian bodies suffer from abdominal obesity compared to people in the west whose bodies are uniformly obese. Obesity is becoming a big issue in a country like India. Cases of food allergies are also on the rise. Discover a new life free from obesity without sacrificing your favorites completely. Slight changes in life styles and various solutions offered by the marvels of Ayurveda can work wonders for you. Ayurveda terms obesity as Meda roga which according to Charakacharya is one of the Nindya Prakruties (undesirable constitutions).
Large body frame.
Difficulty in doing daily activities.
Disproportionate facial features
Breast region adiposity - (sagging fat cells) in boys.
Big belly (abdomen), sometimes marked with white or purple blemishes
Male external genitalia may appear disproportionately small.
Early arrival of puberty.
Flabby fat in the upper arms and thighs.
Knock-knees (Genu valgum) is common.
Udwarthanam, Dhaanyamladhara, Podi Kizhi, Patra pinda sweda, Shirodhara, Ksheeradhara, Virechanam and Lekana vasthi.