Obesity

Premier Health providers answer frequently asked questions about obesity.

What is the connection between lifestyle and obesity?

Our daily lifestyle choices have a direct connection to whether or not we are prone to facing obesity.

Poor sleeping habits, lack of physical activity, excessive stress, and poor eating habits all have been shown to lead to obesity, according to the American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP).

For more information about the connection between lifestyle and obesity, talk with your doctor.

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Source: Mujeeb Siddiqui, DO, Premier Metabolic and Bariatric Associates; Registered Dietitian Laura Vikmanis, Premier Metabolic and Bariatric Associates; C. Joe Northup, MD, Premier Weight Loss Solutions; Chandan Gupta, MD, Monroe Medical Center