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Dr. Manjiri Puraniks Presentation on 'Obesity, Gender and Depression' at the International Conference, Melbourne, Australia


October 19, 2013 - Mumbai, Maharashtra, India

The Australian and New Zealand Obesity Society (ANZOS) have organized an International Conference on Obesity to bring together a diversity of researchers and practitioners who are focused on the prevention, treatment and management of obesity. Additionally, Experts shall be at one platform to meet and exchange ideas that will promote integrated approaches to tackle the escalating obesity problems.



Dr Manjiri Puranik, M.B.B.S, M.D, Awardee of national scholarships, affiliated to
-- North American Society of Obesity (NASO)
-- Australian and New Zealand Obesity Society (ANZOS)
-- International Association For the Study Of Obesity (IASO)
-- Certified Member of SCOPE Summer School, Cambridge, UK
-- Certified Member of Royal College of Nursing, Cambridge, UK.
-- Medical Advisor to Reddy’s Laboratories.

Based on her expertise, there was a study done with randomized trial of 1997 individuals. In this study, 998 males and 999 females aged 30–55 years with BMI [Body mass index] between 30to35 were selected. The BMI was a measure for Obesity and along with a structured psychiatric interview done through a Patient Health questionnaire. This questionnaire included assessment on signs of depression as Irritability, little interest in doing things, feeling of low self esteem, being hopeless and contemplation of suicide.

The results of the study reflected the analysis as; Depression affects twice as many women as men. Obese women are 39 times likely to suffer than those of normal weight. In contrast, obese men are only 2.54 time likely to be depressed, compared to men of normal weight.

Dr Manjiri Puranik, MD, Insta Sculpt, said that “It’s an honour to present the study at International Conference among various Speakers. I really hope the study and analysis will make a different impression for everyone who wants to know more about Obesity. Also It has always been our efforts to provide the best possible treatments to our clients, and really our efforts have been fruitful!
About Insta Sculpt:

About Insta Sculpt:

Instasculpt Is A State Of Art Chain Of Obesity And Cosmetic Clinics Across India, UAE And Kuwait, That Uses Scientifically Proven Combination Of Spanish, French And German Technologies Mastered by Dr Manjiri Puranik. We Welcome Both Men And Women Above The Age Of 18 Years For Various Non Surgical Treatments For Body, Face And Hair.

Assisted By A Team Of Medical Professionals, Dr Manjiri Has Helped Thousands Of Busy Executives, Housewives, Models And Actors Look Good And Feel Great. All Treatments Are Simply One Hour Procedures Without Any Side Effects.

Website: www.insta-sculpt.com

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Dr. Manjiri Puranik at the International Conference (Melbourne)

Source: Business Wire India

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