In Australia, obesity has over taken smoking as the number one cause of premature death or sickness in Australia
On current trends, when Australia’s children reach 20 years of age, they will have a shorter life expectancy than earlier generations simply because of the obesity epidemic. [Monash]
If you are not experiencing complications from being overweight or obese, then the likelihood of that occurring in the near future is high!
Address your weight problem now by visiting us at Western Surgical Health and speaking to our weight loss surgeons.
Obesity leads to other health concerns such as diabetes, heart disease, stroke, vascular diseases, blood pressure issues, asthma, sleep apnea and various cancers.