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Integrated Research and Treatment Center (IFB) AdiposityDiseases

The IFB team researches and treats obesity (adiposity) and its secondary diseases in children, adolescents, and adults. It is a joint center of the University and the University Hospital Leipzig - sponsored by the Federal Ministry of Education and Research.


The body-mass-index (BMI) is an approximate measurement, that helps to assess whether overweight is critical. Here you can learn how the BMI and other measurements are calculated.

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Obesity outpatient clinics

Qualified treatment and impartial consultation for Adipositas patients.

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Information material / downloads

Here you find information material on obesity, the IFB and treatment offers. These materials can also be downloaded.

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