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Who is a Candidate for Weight Loss Surgery?

Weight Loss Surgery Obesity in today’s modern era has almost become an epidemic owing to sedentary lifestyles and unhealthy eating habits among old and young. Obesity is a medical condition in which excess fat collects in the body to an extent that it affects the normal functioning of the body. Obesity is a complex and chronic disease with many causes and not simply a result of overeating. A person who is morbidly obese is a candidate for weight loss surgery . Morbidity means where obesity is the reason for disease or ailment in the body; or when weight hampers in the day to day activities of the person, one is a good candidate for weight loss or bariatric surgery.  Who is a Candidate for Weight Loss Surgery? Medically speaking doctors have recommended certain criteria's to determine candidacy for weight loss surgery. One criterion is being 50 to 100 percent more than the ideal body weight or being 100 pounds more than the ideal body weight. Another imp

Healthcare Services in India

Healthcare Services in India Throughout history, man has travelled to other countries to avail of some sort of medical or healthcare service, but nothing was as vast as the sphere of medical tourism as it stands today. People take flights all over the world to take advantage of good health care services at prices that are more budget friendly. India was a popular medical tourism destination even thousands of years back, but the advancing state of health services in India available for world travelers is astounding in today’s day and age. It has not been among the leading destinations for health tourism for no good reason and scores of people looking for quality surgical and medical care make the journey to this country every year. Popular health care services in India span a really vast range of services ranging from Ayurvedic and spa treatments to a plethora of cosmetic surgery procedures to a multitude of medical surgical procedures that takes care of every part of the hum

Cosmetic Dentistry in India

Cosmetic Dentistry  Until a few years ago, the most people did to keep their teeth and smiles in order was to brush and try and floss regularly and on a cosmetic level, maybe get braces put in to correct the alignment of their teeth. Most people were scared of going into the dentist a few years back, but now thanks to latest dental innovations you can have better gum and teeth health and look far better in the process with minimal pain. Cosmetic Dentistry in India Cosmetic dentistry in India has become a popular option both among the local population and international visitors traveling to the country. To have a beautiful smile is a feature most of us would love to have and flaunt and a healthy set of teeth are essential for that. Cosmetic dentistry aims to give you the best smile to suit your face and also to take care of the dental health aspect of your precious pearly whites. Dental surgery in India has really evolved during the last few years. With newer procedures a