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67% of the UAE Intend to Lose Weight for Summer

67% of the UAE Intend to Lose Weight for Summer

Two out of three people in the UAE intend to lose weight this summer (10.3 kg on average)

Dubai, UAE —  In a survey conducted by Allurion amongst 1,000 people aged 18 – 65 in the UAE, it was brought to light that 67% of the population intends to lose weight this summer with a significant average of 10.3Kg.[1] The report also stated that the Coronavirus pandemic has been at the catalyst of the community’s weight concerns. During the time of lockdown, restricted movement and additional personal stress, altered the communities approach to food, making way for a new normal of heightened snacking, and thus a trend of indulgence and worrying health complications.

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Allurion Addresses the Negative Impacts of Covid-19 on How we Now Eat

Allurion Addresses the Negative Impacts of Covid-19 on How we Now Eat

 47% of UAE residents eat more than they used to do before the pandemic

Dubai, UAE — In a survey conducted by Allurion amongst 1,000 people aged 18 – 65 in the UAE, it was brought to light that the Coronavirus pandemic has altered the communities approach to food, making way for a new normal of heightened snacking, and thus a trend of indulgence and worrying health complications resulting in these new habits.

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New revolutionary technology can be the solution for UAE’s dangerously high obesity numbers

New revolutionary technology can be the solution for UAE’s dangerously high obesity numbers

The world’s first and only gastric balloon weight loss device that requires no surgery, endoscopy, or anaesthesia.

Dubai, UAE — With two in three people overweight in the UAE, dieting itself is not enough for many. The Elipse Gastric Balloon, by Allurion, is the world’s first and only weight loss device that requires no surgery, endoscopy, or anaesthesia. Available across clinics in the United Arab Emirates, the Elipse Program supports long-term weight loss through a revolutionary gastric balloon that creates a feeling of fullness by taking up space in the stomach, providing patients with the chance to take a break from dieting and that all too familiar feeling of hunger.

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