Obesity is a vital nutritional or metabolic disorder where the percentage of fat tissue (adipose tissue) increases disproportionately owing to an imbalance of energy intake and energy expenditure. A sedentary lifestyle along with excessive calorie consumption is the main cause of Obesity. Obesity may lead to Diabetes, Low HDL cholesterol, Hypertriglyceridemia CAD, Hypertension, Osteo-arthritis, Gynecological problems, etc. Some simple treatments for obesity and overweight (Siman-E-Mufrit) through Unani are being given below.
Unani medicine is one of the important components of AYUSH which has huge potential to cure diseases. Unani can treat both simple as well as complicated diseases. There are some special techniques in Unani medicine that are being used to cure complex ailments.