Prevention is always better than cure and recognizing the symptoms before occurrence of a serious problem is what prevention is all about.
Obesity is a condition where the human body accumulates excessive fat which has a harmful impact on health. Overeating, burgeoning culture of fast foods and a mix of genetic, certain psychological and environmental factors are some common causes that can increase a person’s risk for obesity. Our environment at home, at school, office can all influence the way we live, we eat, our habits and how active we are. The problem has found its way onto Indian shores and many among us are grappling with it today. Obesity is a condition which puts people at a higher risk for other life threatening diseases, such as type 2 diabetes, heart disease and cancer. Healthcare professionals can play a key role in helping to overcome the obesity epidemic in India. With the right support system, people living with obesity can make real progress.
A study reveals that India has the second highest number of obese children in the world after China. Study also shows that 14.4 million kids in the country have excess weight which is an alarming situation for our country. Seeing this we urgently need sustained efforts of healthcare professionals who are trained and possess knowledge of disease and treatments.
Here’re leading causes of obesity:
Role of Healthcare Professionals:
In today’s scenario, trained and up-to-date healthcare professionals are needed for prevention and treatment methods for obesity and also for the growth of the healthcare industry in India. It will likely create a demand for skilled professionals and for that an appropriate education in healthcare management is the need of the hour. Very recently, Asia-Pacific Healthcare Management, in association with RUDN University, Russia, has introduced an MBA program in Healthcare Management. RUDN University happens to be the only university in the world, which every year attracts students from over 155 countries.
The MBA programme will allow graduates to qualify for management and leadership positions in hospitals, healthcare agencies, insurance companies and government agencies. The degree will be conferred at the convocation ceremony at RUDN University.
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