Obesity is a serious social and health problem. Obese patients have major difficulties to have a normal social life, many associated diseases –comorbidities and a shorter life expectancy than that of the normal population. A proper and timely treatment can prevent all these problems, and correct them before they become irreversible.
Obesity Surgery and Surgery of Diabetes are HEALTH
The origin of obesity is based on the interaction of genetics and environment predisposing trigger, to an imbalance of energy balance caused by increased intake and physical inactivity.
Obesity is the Epidemic of the XXI Century, the so called GLOBESITY. Since 1980 obesity has doubled in the world. In Spain more than half of the population is overweight, and almost 20% are obese. Studies on future predictions warn of a SIGNIFICANT INCREASE in these figures across Europe, with alarming rates of 70% prevalence of overweight and nearly a third of obese patients. But in some countries such as Ireland, it is expected even 90% overweight and 60% obese population.
The association of OBESITY and DIABETES is so intense that has emerged the concept of DIABESITY, who have nearly 400 million people worldwide.
The need to provide health care to all patients suffering from obesity, especially morbid obesity and diabesity, has led us to a monographic dedication since 1996, intensive, comprehensive and individualized to these patients.
QUIRONSALUD Hospital in Valencia have all the human and technical resources necessary to SAFELY resolve these diseases and improve LIFE QUALITY of patients with overweight, obesity and diabetes.
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