Obesity cannot be brushed aside as a cosmetic problem. It is, in fact, a medical condition with serious consequences to one's health. A chronic disease involving accumulation of excess body fat, obesity increases the risk of medical conditions such as diabetes mellitus and high blood pressure (hypertension), and shortens your life span.
Fortunately, obesity can be treated by a multidisciplinary approach involving our team of dedicated weight management experts at the NUH's Centre for Obesity Management and Surgery (COMS). By addressing key areas and causes, the team can ensure successful and sustainable weight loss.