Childhood Obesity and Weight Problems
October 13, 2017
October 13, 2017
Most of the children now days are overweight or obese. Though children have less overweight health related problems than elders, but these children are at an increased risk of becoming overweight adults. This increases their risk of several chronic diseases in later stages like diabetes, hypertension, cholesterol and heart diseases. They are also at risk of stress, anxiety, low self esteem and so on.
Causes of obesity in children
Many factors leads to obesity in children, few common causes include
- Family history and genetics
- Unhealthy diet and eating disorders
- Lack of exercises
- Hormonal imbalances
- Other health conditions
Though obesity and weight problems run in family, it can be controlled through many tips like eating habits, exercises and so on. Family history of overweight increase the risk of children becoming heavy weight, it is also due to similar habits like eating habits, physical activities and so on. A child’s weight mainly depends on the diet and his physical activity level. But today unfortunately most of the children spend lot of their time in front of televisions, computers, mobiles, video games and so on. The children are spending most of the time being inactive and lack of physical activities, exercises leads to several other health problems along with obesity and heavy weight.
Heavy weight increases the risk of
Obesity and heavy weight increase the risk of several health problems like
- High cholesterol
- Heart attack and other cardiovascular diseases
- Skin disorders like acne, rash, infections and so on
- Bone related problems
Homeopathy treatment for obesity and heavy weight
Homeopathy controls obesity and heavy weight in children by treating the root cause of the problem. Homeopathy treatment uses natural remedies which are safe and mild. Along with treatment for obesity homeopath also provide few health tips like healthy diet, exercises and so on to control and treat the problem quickly.