Obesity and Heart Disease: What’s the connection?
The outbreak of obesity has become widely known worldwide, with many nations having seen a rise in obesity rates since the 1980s. Obesity is a direct contributor to the development of many health conditions such as cardiovascular diseases, dyslipidemia, type 2 diabetes, hypertension, and sleep disorders. So, it is commonly accepted that being overweight can have a negative effect on one's heart health. There is a significant amount of clinical
Can obesity lead to Sleep Apnea ? How can Bariatric Surgery help it ?
When a person has sleep apnea, their natural sleep cycle is disrupted as they stop breathing for a brief period of time (stops breathing for a few seconds) while they are asleep. In addition to having symptoms like snoring, gasping, or choking while they sleep, people with this disorder frequently wake up feeling tired and unrefreshed. The cause of obstructive sleep apnea can be attributed to various reasons such as obesity,