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Weight Loss Programs – Why Are They Important?

Have you ever asked these questions – Why do I need to maintain my weight? Or why is maintaining healthy weight so important? Most people seldom give weight management a second thought, as they feel that they can follow the best diet for weight loss at any time and get their weight under control. This procrastination is one of the many reasons why people today are obese or overweight. And since the issue of obesity is at an all-time high, weight loss programs are needed now more than ever. Here are a couple of reasons why you should seriously consider managing your weight today!

  1. Live long and healthy:

If one of your goals in life is to live long and be happy, then regular exercise and a healthy diet can help you achieve this! Studies have shown that people who indulged in some regular physical activity and ate more healthy foods like fruits and nuts were more fit and lived up to 6-8 years longer than those who didn’t.

  1. Healthy and Happy Heart:

A healthy heart is certainly a happy and vibrant heart. However, when you eat junk food and too much fried stuff, you bring yourself that much closer to obesity. What’s more, your heart gets affected because of the increase of cholesterol that is always the result of having a lot of junk food. When you maintain your weight by eating healthy, you will subsequently keep your heart in good health as well.

  1. More self-esteem:

You can’t deny it. It is an amazing feeling to look at your fit body in the mirror every day. You get a good self-esteem boost and a sense of pride that you are able to successfully maintain your weight and overall health. This inspires you to take better care of your entire body.

Dr. Cynthia is reputed holistic cardiologist who also offers weight loss programs as part of her Nutrition Services. If you seek help in weight management, make an appointment here.

About the author

Dr. Cynthia Thaik, M.D., FACC is a Harvard-trained cardiologist serving the greater Los Angeles community at her holistic health center in Burbank and Valencia, CA. Dr. Thaik is the author of Your Vibrant Heart: Restoring Health, Strength, and Spirit from the Body’s Core. To learn more about Dr. Thaik or the Holistic Healing Heart Center, or to schedule an appointment, please contact info@drcynthia.com or call (818) 842-1410.

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