Obesity Health Center

For almost everyone, obesity is a curable condition. Losing weight can be very difficult, however — especially when overeating and inactivity result from psychological conditions like addiction.

During weight loss, patients with obesity should stay focused on the overall goal of reaching a healthy weight, remembering the serious health risks obesity poses. Many support groups cater to obese people and provide a network of patients working toward a common goal.

Review Date: 
May 17, 2012
Last Updated:
July 29, 2014