Symptoms of Obesity
Currently, 1 in 3 adults are considered obese in the U.S. Studies show that 80 percent of American adults do not meet America’s physical activity recommendations and over 45 percent of adults are not sufficiently active to achieve health benefits. Middle-aged adults and seniors have the highest obesity percentages of age groups in the U.S. as well.
According to Mayo Clinic, there are many risks of obesity including:
- – High blood pressure
- – Type 2 diabetes
- – Heart disease and other diseases
- – Breathing disorders
- – Erectile dysfunction and sexual health issues
- – Lower quality of life
And signs you may be obese include:
- – Sudden loss of breath
- – Increased sweating
- – Increased snoring
- – Inability to handle sudden physical activity
- – Extreme daily exhaustion
- – Back and joint pain
- – Feelings of isolation
Benefits of Medically Supervised Weight Loss
With many people struggling to lose weight, taking part in a weight-loss program supervised by a physician can be a great solution with many benefits. The physician can monitor the overall health of the patient while supervising medically controlled weight loss.
Losing weight has many benefits that may include:
- – A healthier heart
- – Lower blood pressure
- – Less strain on joints and lower back
- – A better sex life
- – More confidence
Weight Management Treatment Options
In addition to motivation, diet and exercise, a physician may prescribe compounded medications including HCG, B12 and other fat-burning shots to help individuals reach their weight-loss goals.
At Olympia, we offer several injectable options for treatment, including our vitamin injectables and our popular Lipo-Mino Mix blend, which can help reduce appetite, build muscle and promote a healthy immune system. View Our Injection Options
The HCG diet has been very popular among physicians trying to help patients lose weight quickly. HCG, a diet of low-calorie intake and injections of Human Chorionic Gonadotropin, is often used in tandem with the B12 and fat-burning injections to help patients lose weight while maintaining energy and vitality.
How to Get Started
Olympia Pharmacy offers a wide variety of compounded medications designed to help you reach your weight-loss goals. Whether you are a patient wanting to lose weight or a physician interested in adding a weight-loss program to your practice, Olympia can help. Start by filling out the contact form below.
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