Obesity is a complex disorder involving an excessive amount of body fat. Obesity increases the risk of many health issues like heart disease, diabetes, high blood pressure, breathing disorders, stroke and some cancers.

Departments and Programs Who Treat This Condition

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Pediatrics - Cardiology

For children with cardiac disease, the pediatric cardiology team at Boston Medical Center provides non-invasive cardiac care, and collaborates with Boston Children’s Hospital if a…