Anjali Hooda Sangwan, the elder sister of Bollywood actor Randeep Hooda, is a doctor by profession and specialises in weight loss and diabetes control. All images/ Anjali Hooda's Instagram @anjalihoodamd
Anjali Hooda Sangwan is an accomplished doctor and shares a close relationship with her brother Randeep Hooda. Anjali is also a fitness freak and believes strongly in eating right and staying healthy
In an interview with mid-day, Randeep Hooda said, "My sister Dr Anjali Hooda-Sangwan followed our father's footsteps and became a doctor; in fact, she is one of the country's leading US-trained obesity medicine specialists."
Anjali Hooda Sangwan is the founder of Livenutrifit, one of the leading weight loss and diabetes control clinic in the country
On Livenutrifit, Anjali Hooda Sangwan's qualifications are extensive. According to her online profile, Anjali has an MBBS, PGIMS, Rohtak, Haryana, India. MD in Internal Medicine, Lincoln Medical Center an affiliate of Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY, USA. Fellowship in Obesity Medicine and Clinical Nutrition, Geisinger Health System, Danville, PA, USA. Trained in Bio-Identical Hormone Replacement Therapy (BHRT) with Dr. Neal Rouzier, MD. Trained in Functional Medicine and accredited by The Institute for Functional Medicine (IFM), USA Obesity, Advanced Metabolic & Functional Medicine Specialist
On her website Doctoranjali.com, Anjali Hooda Sangwan talks about her life and how she embarked on the journey of weight loss. Her profile states that she was a national level swimmer until High School, which ensured that she was an extremely healthy, fit child and teenager.
It was after Anjali Hooda Sangwan entered medical school and the long hours of studying caught up with her, did her weight and BMI catch up with her, leading to weight gain
Anjali Hooda Sangwan mentions in her profile that, "Marriage and childbirth lead to more weight issues, which were difficult to address even with my medical background."
It was in 2006 that Anjali Hooda Sangwan realised the amount of weight she had gained. When she went to the USA for her Medical Residency Program she weighed 90 kilograms or 200 pounds
Anjali Hooda Sangwan's focus on losing weight and desire to find a sustainable solution to healthy weight loss led her to do her Fellowship in Obesity Medicine and Clinical Nutrition under Dr. Christopher Still, DO, who is among the top Obesity Medicine Physicians in the USA
After completing her Fellowship, Anjali Hooda Sangwan joined medical practice with Dr. Kenneth Storch, MD, PhD
It was during all this training that Anjali Hooda Sangwan lost 35 Kilograms or 77 pounds
In her profile, Anjali Hooda Sangwan mentions that through her own weight loss journey, she amassed a wealth of knowledge and she would like to share her experience and knowledge with everyone facing the same problems as her -- a person, a woman, a working professional and a mother
Anjali Hooda Sangwan also believes in the power of preventive medicine and her profile states, "In these times of lifestyle stress, high medical costs, adulteration and pollution this wonderful field of preventive medicine will be the future of healthcare. Spending a fraction of your time and money in prevention will save you in multiples in curing the medical conditions."
Anjali Hooda Sangwan said, "The best way to avoid and manage (in case of being diagnosed) hypertension is exercise. Have a good balanced diet, include fruits and veggies and stick to calculated portions. Go for low sodium salt or potassium-based salts – sodium causes hypertension."
On her Instagram page, Anjali Hooda Sangwan captioned this image as: Many years ago when I was at crossroads of my career and decided to pursue Medicine instead of modeling or acting. I am thankful to God that I did what I did. The satisfaction that comes after healing people is unimaginable. Sometimes decisions you take today will lay a foundation for a better future. Decide carefully. Do your best in whatever you do
On her Instagram page, Anjali Hooda Sangwan captioned this image as: Wherever you go, go with all your heart!
Anjali Hooda Sangwan with Sanjay Dutt. On her Instagram page, Anjali Hooda Sangwan captioned this image as: When you meet the original Rocky, Sanju Baba, #you do get star struck
Anjali Hooda with Salman Khan. On her Instagram page, Anjali Hooda Sangwan captioned this image as: #antiobesityday #salmankhan #worshipbody #beingfit #healthynotskinny #beingactive #stayglamorous #beinghealthy
On her Instagram page, Anjali Hooda Sangwan captioned this image as: Family reunion! Mumbai nights!
On her Instagram page, Anjali Hooda Sangwan captioned this image as: Happy Holi ! Only love nothing but love
On her Instagram page, Anjali Hooda Sangwan captioned this image as: Thanks docsclub
In picture: Anjali Hooda Sangwan at her birthday party with Sunny Leone
On her Instagram page, Anjali Hooda Sangwan at her birthday party with brother Randeep Hooda. She captioned this image as: Bday celebrations
Anjali Hooda Sangwan is a renowned doctor who helps people lose weight. But what's more, the good doctor has won over her own challenges with obesity and looks like a million bucks! Here's a sneak peek into her journey from fat to super fit
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