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Weight Loss Treatment

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For those who are overweight and obese, it is important to lose weight because in addition to affecting your quality of life and self-esteem, obesity can affect your health. It can lead to conditions including depression, type 2 diabetes, coronary heart disease, stroke, and some types of cancer.

Losing weight requires willpower, especially for the long term. With a combination of the right diet, exercise and weight loss aids, health is just around the corner.

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Alli can help you lose weight by reducing the amount of fat you absorb during digestion

from £0.28

Orlistat is a licensed weight loss aid that reduces the amount of fat your body absorbs from food

from £0.60

Xenical is a prescription weight loss medication for patients with a high BMI

from £0.63

What is Obesity?

Obesity is a term used to describe being overweight, with a lot of body fat. Obesity is a common problem in the UK, with one in four adults categorised as obese and one in every five children aged 10-11.

What is Body Mass Index (BMI)?

Body Mass Index (BMI) is a measure of whether your weight is healthy for your height. A BMI of between 25-29.9 is considered overweight, 30-39.9 is obese and BMI over 40 is severely obese.

What is considered a healthy diet?

A healthy diet is balanced, with all the major food groups represented at each meal such as the following in moderate portions throughout the day:

  • protein (pulses, meat, fish, poultry, milk)
  • carbohydrates (starchy foods and bread)
  • fat (butter, oils, and certain foods including avocado and nuts)
  • minerals and vitamins from fruit and vegetables, which also provide fibre
  • Water (about 2 litres per day)

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