Health Conditions

Obesity

A chronic dysregulation of energy regulation. 

Overweight

Early weight gain often starts a cascade of events that is difficult to turn around if left unchecked. 

Type 2 Diabetes

The inability to process carbohydrates due to insulin resistance, characterized by high insulin levels which cause inflammation and more weight gain. 

Metabolic Syndrome

This is linked to cardiovascular disease but often goes unrecognized, unreported, and unaddressed until it progresses.

Sleep Apnea

This causes deleterious effects on the entire cardiopulmonary and hormonal systems. It is not just a sleep problem. 

High Blood Pressure

Some cases of non-genetic high blood pressure can be resolved with weight loss. 

High Cholesterol

Lifestyle is the first line treatment for isolated high cholesterol. In some cases, medication is needed immediately.

Orthopedic Issues

Many skeletal problems are worsened by excess weight. 

PCOS

Infertility can result from this hormonal problem which 

Menopause

Starting in the 40s, insulin resistance predisposes women to an increase in abdominal fat. 

Andropause

Low testosterone can cause and be caused by excess fat tissue. 

Lung Disease

Excess upper body fat can restrict lung disease. Excess fat in general can increase inflammation active in many diseases. 

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