Obesity rates increased by 15% over the last 5 years in Turkey!

Obesity rates increased by 15% over the last 5 years in Turkey!
30 April 2019

The rate of obesity is expected to reach 40% by 2030 in Turkey, where 32% of the population is struggling with. Experts say that obesity, which is the cause of many diseases can be treated.

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ISTANBUL (TR) - Obesity, which has become one of the biggest public health problems of the 21st century, has increased threefold in Europe since 1980. The World Health Organization (WHO), 25 million in the number of those affected by obesity in Turkey, according to data exceeding 44% of men and 26% of women qualified as obese. Obesity, which increased in a particularly alarming rate among children, stood at 23% in males aged 11-15 and in 12% in females. Located # 17 in the world is expected to exceed 40% of the obese obesity rate in Turkey until 2030.

"Obesity can be prevented and eliminated"

Obesity-related diabetes, high blood pressure, sleep apnea, depression and asthma severely affect the life expectancy and quality. The Body Mass Index of the individuals over 40 and over is expected to be 8-10 years shorter than the average life expectancy of a healthy individual Obesity Surgeon Op. Dr. . Nowadays, obesity has become a serious plague. Treatment of obesity can improve the quality of life and life span of the individual. With the new techniques such as stomach and gastric bypass, it is possible to get rid of excess weight without suffering. Mide

Şt It is essential to reduce appetite and learn the rules of nutrition “

Op. Stating that surgery should be done by experts. Dr. Volkan Arleyici said, mas We are able to reduce the gastric volume by 80% with gastric gastric surgery, resulting in less secretion of the ghrelin hormone, which causes increased appetite. As the volume of the stomach shrinks, the person eats less and gets rid of his excess weight in a short time without suffering. Thanks to this method, 60% of excess weight is given within the first 6 months. Kil The tube gastric surgery can be compared to a simple gallbladder surgery Seeker, için tube gastric surgery, closed-up method is done 4 hours after the person is standing up at the end of the second day and is discharged. More importantly, the individual learns the rules of healthy living and nutrition at the end of this process. 

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