The most characteristic symptoms of obesity

Blood pressure
Most common symptom encountered. The body can not use excess fat deposits due to a sedentary lifestyle and reacts with an increase in blood pressure. Patients complain of rapid fatigue, the energy level drops, which leads to heart disease, kidney disease, stroke.

Cardiovascular diseases
Heart disease is a more serious symptom of obesity. The heart muscle suffers from high blood pressure, which causes an imbalance in the influx of blood and oxygen and leads to a stroke and a heart attack even in 40-year-old patients. The main reason - obesity of the heart, interfering with its normal functioning. May result in insufficient blood supply to the brain with a fatal outcome.

Depression
Obesity affects not only the physical condition of a person, but also mental health. Symptoms are depression and low self-esteem, which can make communication difficult and lead to loneliness. In a state of depression, the patient experiences anger towards himself and is unable to lead a full-fledged lifestyle.

Osteoarthritis
With excess weight, there is a large load on the bone mass. Cartilages, bones, joints, especially in the area of ​​the hips and lower limbs quickly wear out. This leads to constant pain, reducing physical activity.

Diseases of the respiratory tract
At the slightest physical exertion obese people, suffering from obesity symptoms, begin to suffocate. Breathing becomes tense. This is due to excess weight, which presses on the chest and makes it difficult to expand the lungs for breathing. Shortness of breath prevents you from leading a normal life.

Apnea and hyperventilation syndrome during sleep are two more symptoms of obesity, which can lead to cardiac or pulmonary insufficiency.

The disease makes daily life unbearable, but calorie restriction, physical exercise and willpower are guaranteed to lead to an improvement in the condition and take the disease under control.

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