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स्थूलतेच मूळ कशात आहे?

लहान मुलांमध्ये छातीचे प्रमाण वाढताना दिसतं, मुलींमध्ये चेहऱ्यावर केस येतात. त्यावरच्या उपचारांचे प्रमाण वेगाने वाढताना आपल्या दिसते. चेहऱ्यावर पिंपल्स येतात. पॉलिसिस्टीक ओव्हरियन डिसिज (पीसीओडी) वाढतोयं. पूर्वी प्रसूतीनंतर महिलांना येणारे स्ट्रेच मार्क आता लहानपणीच मुलांच्या अंगावर दिसत आहे. या सगळ्याच्या उपचारांसाठी पालक वेगवेगळ्या ठिकाणी धावताना दिसत आहे. ही सगळी लक्षणे म्हणजे शरीरातील चयापचयाची क्रिया बदल असल्याची ठळक लक्षणे आहेत.

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लठ्ठपणा आणि मधुमेह

भारतामध्ये मधुमेहाच्या ९० टक्के रुग्णांना ‘टाइप २’ प्रकारचा मधुमेह असतो. या रुग्णांमध्ये चरबीचे प्रमाण जास्त असते. लठ्ठपणा आणि मधुमेह एकत्र आला, की व्यक्तीला खूप भूक लागते. गोड खाण्याची इच्छा होऊ लागते. अतिलठ्ठ व्यक्तीला मधुमेह झाल्यानंतर वेगवेगळ्या संप्रेरकाच्या प्रभावामुळे आहाराची शिस्त पाळणे अत्यंत अवघड किंबहुना अशक्यल होते. त्यामुळे, मधुमेहाची भविष्यात होणारी गुंतागुंत लवकर उद्भघवण्याची शक्यअता असते.

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लठ्ठपणा आणि हर्निया

हर्निया म्हणजे नाभीखाली किंवा जांघेत आलेला फुगा होय. हर्नियाचे वेगवेगळे प्रकार आहेत. हर्नियाने १४ वर्षांपूर्वी जागतिक विक्रम केला होता. तेव्हा एकूण रुग्णांपैकी ९० टक्के रुग्णांमध्ये लठ्ठपणाचे प्रमाण नव्हते. पण, आता हर्नियाबरोबर लठ्ठपणा प्रकर्षाने जाणवत आहे. लठ्ठ रुग्णावर हर्नियाची शस्त्रक्रिया केली आणि रुग्णाने वजन कमी केले नाही, तर पोटावरील चरबीच्या ताणामुळे परत हर्निया होण्याचा धोका असतो.

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Remove Obesity Operations From Elective List, says, surgeons

Elective surgeries are the ones which can be postponed or planned by the patient or the doctor as per their convenience. This can be done only because the diseases for which elective procedures are planned are not progressive nor life-threatening.

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Doctors and nutritionists encounter rise in consultations for weight gain

City-based bariatric surgeon Shashank Shah receives no less than 10 calls every day from patients seeking help to reduce their weight gained over the period of lockdown. Even a normal healthy person has put on an average of 2-3 kg during the lockdown, he said

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पोटाबरोबर वाढतोय कोरोनाचा धोका

पुण्यातील सुप्रसिद्ध लॅपरोस्कोपिक सर्जन व डायबेटीज तज्ज्ञ डॉ. शशांक शहा, लॅपरो-ओबेसो सेंटर सांगत आहेत... पोटाबरोबर वाढतोय कोरोनाचा धोका.

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कोरोना के डर से दुसरी बिमारियो की नज़रअंदाज़ ना करे

डॉ शशांक शाह कि जनता को सलाह, कोरोना के डर से दुसरी बिमारी की अनदेखी ना करें अधिक जानकारी के लिये डाक्टर शशांक शाह लैप्रोस्कॉपी सर्जन आणी डायबेटीज एक्स्पर्ट लॅपरो ओबेसो सेंटर, का आर्टिकल पाढे.

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Message From Our Founder - Dr Shashank Shah During Covid-19 ( Coronavirus )

‘If you are overweight / obese and / or if you have diabetes', more so 'if you are a healthcare professional or serving as a part of essential services’, during the period of lock-down as proposed by our Honorable Prime Minister Mr. Narendra Modi[…]

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42-year-old Vasai woman loses 214 kg to discover new life!

MUMBAI: It took Vasai resident Amita Rajani four years and two surgeries to lose 214 kg and walk independently. On Wednesday, Rajani spoke about her life-changing transformation from 300 kg to 86 kg and her quest to get into The Limca Book of Records.The surgeon who performed bariatric or weight-loss surgery on Rajani, Dr Shashank […]

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Laparo-Obeso Centre Becomes Pune's First Patient-Centric Digital Health Provider

MUMBAI: It took Vasai resident Amita Rajani four years and two surgeries to lose 214 kg and walk independently. On Wednesday, Rajani spoke about her life-changing transformation from 300 kg to 86 kg and her quest to get into The Limca Book of Records.The surgeon who performed bariatric or weight-loss surgery on Rajani, Dr Shashank […]

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Sam Sanjivani TV Program on Obesity

A great program on Sam TV the Sam Sanjivani program on obesity.  Dr Shashank Shah spoke about the various treatment options available for obese patients. He spoke about how Obesity is now considered a disease and there are some excellent surgical options like the Sleeve Gastrectomy (a procedure patented and mastered by Dr Shah himself) or […]

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Indian Medical Association Belgaum Felicitates Dr Shashank Shah

Great honour for Dr Shashank Shah to be invited as a guest faculty for prestigious oration of the year 2016 , Belgaum Medical Association!! Thank you IMA Belgaum and Dr Neeta Deshpande for this invitation and for the best choice for oration. What a grand function and late Dr Metgud oration it was!!

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DNA September 20

Mumbai: Shreejit Hingankar of Pune is just 10 months old. But he weighs 17 kg. Doctors say he suffers from Leptin gene mutation deficiency, which causes obesity. .[…]

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Doctor adopts ten-month-old weighing 17 kg

It has been a harrowing time for Amol and Rupali Hingankar from Bhosari whose confusion over the abnormal weight gain of their new-born son Shreejit soon rose to despair when he weighed an unbelievable 17 kgs at just ten months.[…]

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11 Month old Shreejit Hingankar doesn't need to go under the knife

It's happy Diwali in true sense for 11-month-old Shreejit Hingankar who currently weighs around 17kg and suffers from Leptin gene mutation/deficiency that causes obesity.[…]

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Shashank S. Shah, MBBS, MS, to Receive American Diabetes Association's 2016 Vivian Fonseca Scholar Award

Shashank S. Shah, MBBS, MS, FAIS, FICS (Hon), FMAS (Hon), FIAGES (Hon), FALS (Hon), DLS (France), will receive the American Diabetes Association's 2016 Vivian Fonseca Scholar Award, given in memory of Mr. P. Nagendran[…]

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Dr Shah receives Top US Vivian Fonseca Scholar Award from American Diabetes Association

Bariatric surgeon Dr Shashank S Shah has been honoured with the American Diabetes Association Vivian Fonseca Scholar Award 2016 for his contribution in the field of gastric bypass surgery for diabetes.[…]

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Bariatric Surgery Better Treatment for Diabetes in Asian Indian Patients

The results of the COSMID study, of which Dr Shashank Shah is one of the principal investigators state that bariatric surgery is a better treatment option for diabetic and obese patients in the Asian Indian patients. The Comparison of Surgery vs. Medicine for Indian Diabetes (COSMID) Trial is the first randomized controlled study that specifically […]

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Ditching plus size with plus side of weight-loss surgeries

Family predisposed to metabolic disorders opts for bariatric surgeries to get rid of health complications A family from the city has emerged as one of the largest families, if not the largest, to undergo weight-loss surgeries after all nine members across three generations opted for the procedures due to a genetic predisposition to metabolic disorders. […]

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Bariatric Surgery improves Sexual Function in the Obese

A Majority of Obese Indian patients suffering from Type-2 diabetes suffer from greater sexual dysfunction than others, shows a study presented by Obesity Expert from pune Dr Shashank Shah at the two-day conference Obecon 2016 in Goa.Obese people have pure sexual life. Â But the condition of obese people suffering from Type-2 Diabetes are […]

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IFSO Conference at Rio 2016 – Team Laparo Obeso

World Congress of the International Federation for the Surgery of Obesity and Metabolic Disorders Team Laparo Obeso were invited for the World Congress of Obesity Surgery, IFSO Conference at Rio, Brazil 2016.Four Faculties from LOC were invited for the conference. With 15 presentations, the LOC team had the highest representation from any unit in […]

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Dr Shashank Shah 94.3 FM Radio One Interview on Bariatric Surgery

Dr Shashank Shah talks about Obesity Surgery as a metabolic surgery which can reverse diabetes and reduce obesity and it is a stichless, scarless, fearless, minimally invasive procedure which will help individuals lead a normal and healthy life¦

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Bariatric Surgery a Ray of Hope for Diabetics

India is ranked no. 3 in obese population. 300 Million people in India suffer from obesity, out of which 63 million people have associated type-2 diabetes. Bariatric Surgery is the most effective way to permanently lose weight in individuals with high Body Mass Index (BMI) associated with type-2 Diabetes.

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At 135 kg, it's surely a lighter Diwali for her

Amita Rajani, 43, weighed 300kg before she went for the bariatric surgery, after which her weight dtropped down to 135kg. Amita, who could not move out of her bed once, has shed 165 kg after a life-saving bariatric surgery. She now takes a morning walk every day Amita Rajani has been spending four hours outdoors […]

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International Guidelines for Metabolic Surgery A Live Facebook Event

On behalf of the International Bariatric Club, Dr Shashank Shah was invited for a program: Hot Topics in Bariatrics International Guidelines for Metabolic Surgery on December 14th, 2016. Dr Shah participated as an International Expert in the discussion. He was the only Indian Surgeon and one of the 8 surgeons who were invited for this program. The aim […]

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Admission to Fellowship in Minimal Access Bariatric Surgery at Laparo Obeso Center

Applications in prescribed format are invited from eligible candidates fro admission to Fellowship Course in Minimal Access Bariatric Surgery.Laparo Obeso Center, being conducted under the aegis of Maharashtra University of Health Sciences, Nashik, for the Academic Year 2015-16. Training will be under renowned surgeon, Dr Shashank Shah who is a pioneer surgeon in India […]

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Interview of Dr Shashank Shah on World Anti-Obesity Day

Watch this video as Dr Shashank Shah shares his passion on making people's lives better with Metabolic Surgeries. With Bariatric surgeries, Obesity and Diabetes can be cured with this long term scientific treatment.

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Doctors turned friends help each other with their health concerns

The bariatric surgeon from Pune helped the hair transplant surgeon from Hyderabad to reduce his weight and the Hyderabad surgeon helped the Pune surgeon to grow hair on his head. Both the doctors did not charge any professional fee to each other This just might be one of the most uncommon cases of barter exchange […]

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ASK THE EXPERT (Dr Shashank Shah Metabolic and Bariatric Surgeon)

Dr Shashank Shah, a Metabolic and Bariatric surgeon intents to make people aware that Type II diabetes is reversible via surgery. He is one of the first surgeons to receive the American Diabetics Association's prestigious scholar award for pioneer research in surgical treatment for Type II diabetes, Dr. Shah answers a few questions. Which patients […]

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10 team members of Laparo Obeso Centre, Pune (LOC) invited at IFSO 2017 in London

Heartiest congratulations to Laparo Obeso Centre for making India proud. Only unit with the highest participation at IFSO 2017, from any unit in Asia. Laparo Obeso Centre, Pune-India (LOC) team of Bariatric Surgeon, Physician, Nutritionist, Psychologist are invited at The World Congress of Obesity in London for presenting: 3 papers 4 videos as a panel, […]

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Dr. Shashank Shah as an international expert to present complex Bariatric Case

Proud to have Dr Shashank Shah as an international expert to present complex Bariatric Case and Discussions in First International launch of Barialink In world Congress, IFSO 2017 LONDON

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Proud to share with all!!!

Dr. Shashank Shah's Laparo Obeso Centre features as the BEST HOSPITAL IN MAHARASHTRA & AMONG THE TOPMOST FIVE in INDIA for Laparoscopic, Metabolic & Bariatric Surgeries by TOI Survey 2017.

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Is Being Overweight /Obese bothering you?

Meet India's Leading Bariatric surgeon, Dr. Shashank Shah, to get the answer to your queries for Weight Loss issues. Dr. Shashank Shah's Laparo Obeso Centre has been ranked as the No.1 hospital in Maharashtra and among the top five in India for Laparoscopic, Metabolic & Bariatric Surgeries by the recent All India Lifestyle Hospital ranking […]

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Celebration of 14th foundation day of Laparo Obeso centre

Join Us to pledge for No sugar & help the world to fight against obesity on the occasion of World Anti-Obesity day & 14th foundation day of Laparo Obeso centre. Dr Shashank Shah & entire team at LOC has been working relentlessly for 13yrs with full dedication to treating Obesity and Co-Morbidities. LOC has been […]

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Virtual Discussion on Obesity and Diabetes

Whether you are just starting to research about weight loss program or planning to undergo one. Watch Dr Shashank Shah, India’s leading bariatric surgeon along with other experts in the field of Endocrinology and Obesity in one of its kind Virtual Discussion on Obesity and Diabetes at www.facebook.com/Realize/from 4 PM to 5 PM

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Encourage Healthy Lifestyle

For most people trying to lose weight, it/s a struggle. It takes more than good intentions and a lot of will power. Participating in a weight loss program with a group of friends may result in more weight loss than doing the same weight loss program alone. In a study, involving 166 people, 76 per cent [...]

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Are you struggling to drop kilos ?

INDIA’S Topmost Bariatric surgeon learn Scientific ways of losing and maintaining weight

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Is Obesity driving you to a dead end

15th Foundation Day as Anti-Obesity & No sugar day

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Talk on Obesity-Myths and Fallacies

Know about myths and fallacies of obesity by Dr. Shashank Shah (Pune’s finest laparoscopic bariatric surgeon) live on IBN LOKMAT

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Walk on fitter lifestyle with Dr. Shashank Shah’s Enriching Session

Newer ways of losing weight.The support group from 11 AM with Zumba Session + Dietician Session

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