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Obesity Doesn't Affect COVID-19 Vaccine Effectiveness

July 22, 2021

Again, there's still no conclusive data that proves that obesity reduces the effectiveness of COVID-19 vaccines.

Higher Risk of Death by COVID-19 if You are Obese

July 22, 2021

COVID-19 has been a threat for so many people across the world.

Dangerous Complications on Anaesthesia for Obese Individuals

July 22, 2021

Anaesthesia has quite an ambiguous reputation among medical patients, regardless of what procedure.

Prof Dato’ Dr. Nik Ritza x Kita Kurang Webinar on Obesity 24th July 2021

July 14, 2021

On July 24, Prof. Dato’ Dr. Nik Rtiza Kosai Nik Mahmood, one of Malaysia’s leading experts on obesity and bariatric surgery, will be having a webinar in collaboration with KitaKurang.

How Many Calories Does Mr. Coconut Contain?

July 12, 2021

For a country like Singapore, where the weather tends to be hot and humid, people are searching for that ‘it’ drink that can quench their thirst.

What is Diabesity? – A combination of Obesity & Diabetes

July 06, 2021

Obesity is considered by the World Health Organization (WHO) as a global health pandemic.

Gastric Balloon Prices in Singapore & Malaysia

June 30, 2021

In recent years, weight loss has become a big industry in Singapore and Malaysia.

Malaysia, the “Fattest Country in Asia” in 30 Years: What does it say about locals’ health?

June 30, 2021

For years, obesity has been considered a worldwide epidemic by the World Health Organization, with more than 1 billion adults overweight and at least 300 million diagnosed as obese.

Top 4 Weight Loss Transformation Surgery

June 25, 2021

Many people have become more driven when it comes to weight loss.

Fraud Supplements for Weight Loss in Malaysia, should we be afraid?

June 25, 2021

It is safe to say that a lot of people in the world use health supplements as an alternative to acquiring nutrients.

Saxenda® Weight Loss Pen Effectiveness

June 25, 2021

Weight loss is something that people try to commit to, setting body goals for themselves.

Allurion Elipse Balloon Vs Traditional Gastric Balloons

June 9, 2021

Weight loss is a tricky problem to find an effective solution for. Traditional ways of losing weight like diet and exercise are still effective for some people, while for others, it may not be enough.

Life Of Obesity
From 50KG to 302KG, My Father Hates Me Because I'm Fat (A True Story in Singapore)

April 30, 2021

According to the World Health Organization (WHO), over 650 million adults worldwide were classified as obese in 2016, and the numbers are still racking up.

Obese Genetics
Am I Obese Because Of My Genetics

April 26, 2021

Obesity is a medical condition that has become prominent among Singaporeans, proven by the increasing obesity rates in the country within the past few years.

Obesity Singapore
Working Adults Faces Higher Risk of Obesity in Singapore?

April 19, 2021

Obesity is a problem faced by many people in Singapore. It is described as the excessive accumulation of body fat, usually due to unhealthy lifestyle choices.

Overweight Children Malaysia
Overweight Children in Malaysia: Is It Parent's Influence?

April 16, 2021

Weight problems, especially being overweight and obese, is not a new problem in Malaysia.

MCO Obesity Rates Malaysia
How Did MCO Raise Obesity Rates in Malaysia?

April 13, 2021

We have been through a weird and tumultuous year, something that none of us could ever have imagined.

Prof. Dato’ Dr. Nik Ritza Kosai Nik Mahmood
Prof. Dato’ Dr. Nik Ritza Kosai Nik Mahmood – Celebrity Bariatric Surgeon in Malaysia

March 19, 2021

Prof. Dato’ Dr. Nik Ritza is the current President of the Malaysian Metabolic and Bariatric Surgical Society and is now a sessional consultant at Gleneagles Hospital in Kuala Lumpur

Obesity in Singapore
Obesity in Singapore: A Chronic Relapsing Disease

March 4, 2021

Obesity is something that many people in Singapore struggle with.

Swallowable Weight Loss Balloon
Swallowable Weight Loss Balloon in Singapore: The Latest Innovation on Weight Loss

February 24, 2021

Weight loss is something that many people in Singapore are trying to achieve.

5 Proven Weight Loss Diets

January 21, 2021

As a new year is upon us, many of us are planning to be better versions of ourselves.

Gastric Balloon Reviews
Weight Loss Review: Orbera®, Spatz, and Elipse Gastric Balloon

January 21, 2021

Weight loss is something many people around the world aspire to achieve every year for various reasons.

Gastric Sleeve Vs Gastric Balloon
Gastric Sleeve vs. Gastric Balloon in Singapore

January 21, 2021

Attempting to lose weight can be a discouraging and frustrating process.

Gastric Balloons Singapore
Different Types of Gastric Balloons in Singapore

January 21, 2021

With the high cases of obesity and people clamoring for weight loss solutions, one type of technological innovation that is making a surge in countries like Singapore is called the Gastric Balloon.

Non Surgical Weight Loss
Pros and Cons of Invasive Weight Loss Surgery

January 21, 2021

Obesity can often lead to serious health complications. People with a body mass index of 25 and above are more likely to have medical issues.

Non Surgical Weight Loss
Non-Surgical Weight Loss Procedure

January 21, 2021

There are a lot of factors that contribute to obesity. Some of these factors include genetics, emotions, medical conditions, and even the lifestyle itself. Some people, despite following a diet plan and an exercise routine, still tend to gain weight.