Over 93 million adults and about 14 million children were estimated to have obesity in the United States, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in 2018. According to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, 70.7% of the adult population is overweight or obese.
Obesity and being overweight can increase susceptibility to the development of many adiposity-related diseases, including diabetes, hypertension, sleep apnea, coronary artery disease, stroke, high cholesterol, osteoarthritis, sexual dysfunction, loss of libido, chronic pain, various cancers, and mental illnesses such as depression and anxiety.
Being overweight can reduce productivity and lower life expectancy. This can be difficult and overwhelming to tackle alone. Whether you need help maintaining your current weight, losing those extra few elusive pounds, or decreasing weight to help prevent chronic diseases, RevIVe Wellness is here to help you on this journey.