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Obesity and weight loss with Saxenda

Obesity and weight loss with Saxenda

Obesity and depression are two of the main public health problems, both of which are highly prevalent.
Both not only have a significant impact on people’s health and functionality, but also have a huge impact on a country’s health spending.

Dual pathology

Dual pathology

In psychiatry we talk about “dual pathology” when there is a mental disease in association with substance abuse problems. Both the mental health problem and the substance abuse don’t necessarily need to occur at the same time, and it’s been a controversial issue to determinate whether the mental health problem is the cause of the substance abuse, or the other way around.

It is clear that this association involves a worse prognosis: a greater treatment failure rate, a greater suicide rate as well as more comorbidity, more hospitalizations…

To read the full article in spanish, please go to the following link:  https://www.doctorapaulamoreno.com/patologia-dual/