The colon is a hollow tube that runs from the small intestines to the anus. Its basic function is to absorb water and store waste that routinely exits through the rectum. Any disturbance to the colon causes serious problems to the entire digestive system with one of the few potential major complications being cancer. If…

Obesity is a health concern faced by many people in the world and can lead to some serious health issues which progressively get worse. Getting rid of the excess weight is the only way to reclaim good health. Weight loss procedures such as endoscopic sleeve gastroplasty are a safe and effective option for those in…

Although a lot of people make the necessary lifestyle changes to lose weight, some are unable to get desirable results as the body resists weight loss by slowing metabolism. When exercise and dieting fail to deliver the desired results, the ultimate solution may be to undergo weight loss surgery. Before consulting a doctor and undergoing…

Obesity is a serious health hazard for any human being. Period. Being overweight can have severe effects on your physical, mental and emotional health. It hampers your day to day life, and can lead to depression. Studies have shown that persons affected by severe obesity are susceptible to regaining weight after employing conventional therapies like…

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