Obesity Comorbidities

What are Obesity Comorbidities?

When discussing the disease of obesity with a doctor or bariatric surgeon, you may hear the term comorbidities used from time to time. Obesity comorbidities are conditions that tend to accompany excess weight gain. These include glucose intolerance, insulin resistance, hypertension, diabetes mellitus, arthritis, sleep apnea, gallbladder disease, hyperuricemia, and some cancers. Obesity is associated … Read more