Anant Ambani Has Always Struggled With His Health

Shreeyantra Rai

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Anant Ambani Has Always Struggled With His Health – Anant Ambani has forever struggled with his health because of his weight. According to his mother Nita, he suffers from asthma and obesity.

The Ambanis are having the fun of their lifetime as the only remaining bachelor child of the richest man in Asia and the 10th richest man in the world, Anant Ambani, is all set to tie the knot with his long-time partner, Radhika Merchant, in July 2024.

Even though there are still more than 4 months remaining before the wedding, the Ambanis celebrated the pre-wedding in Jamnagar this week where celebs from all over the world as well as business tycoons, including Bill Gates, Mark Zuckerberg, Gautam Adani, and many more, joined them.

During the pre-wedding ceremony, Anant not only danced with Radhika but also had some emotional moments. He praised both his to-be-wife and his parents as he claimed he had been ill all his life. The speech even left Mukesh Ambani’s eyes full of tears. On the other hand, the clips are going viral all over the Internet and many people wonder if he is still unwell at the moment. Well, we’ve got you covered.

Anant Ambani Is Not Severely Unwell but Has Asthma & Obesity

While Anant Ambani is still struggling with obesity and has suffered from serious health problems in the past, he is not severely sick at the moment. Had he been unwell, we don’t think the Ambanis would have hosted such a grand pre-wedding ceremony in Jamnagar this week.

While Anant didn’t lack anything, he was mostly dealing with his health growing up as he struggled with He has struggled obesity and asthma. Nita Ambani, his mother, previously revealed in an interview with TOI that Anant “was highly asthmatic so we had to put him on a lot of steroids.”

During the pre-wedding speech, he thanked both his parents and to-be-wife for being there for him while he was battling extreme health issues. Firstly, he praised his parents saying,

As many of you already know, my life has not always been entirely a bed of roses. I have also experienced the pain of thorns. I have faced many health crises since childhood. But my father and mother have never let me feel that. My parents have always stood by me, and they have always made me feel that if I can think about it, I will do it, and I think that is what my parents mean to me. I am eternally grateful to them.

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Secondly, he thanked his fiancé, Radhika Merchant:

Radhika has stood like a strong pillar of support during my difficult times, as I battled with health issues. Even my parents never made me feel like I was ill. Even when doctors gave up on certain things, they never did. Additionally, Radhika gave me strength.

Anant Ambani Gained Back Weight After Losing 108 KG Due to Obesity & Asthma

Anant Ambani made headlines in 2016 when he lost an astonishing 108 kilograms in just 18 months. His weight loss struggle motivated many others around the world to live a healthier lifestyle. However, Anant’s joy was short-lived, as he apparently regained much of the weight he lost. This sparked curiosity and inquiries regarding his weight loss procedures and what went wrong.

Well, Anant’s mother, Nita Ambani, stepped up to reveal that his massive increase in weight was due to his health issues. In a 2017 interview, she said that Anant had severe asthma and had been prescribed steroids, which led him to gain weight. She explained,

Anant was highly asthmatic so we had to put him on a lot of steroids. He suffers from obesity. Hence, the treatment for asthma resulted in a lot of weight gain.

Anant Ambani gained back weight after suffering from high asthma. blurred-reality.comAnant gained back weight after suffering from high asthma.
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Steroids used in asthma treatment, such as corticosteroids, can cause weight increase in a variety of ways. These drugs may stimulate appetite and desires, causing people to consume more calories than they expend. Furthermore, corticosteroids can affect metabolism by boosting fat deposition while inhibiting muscle protein synthesis, resulting in increased fat mass and decreased lean body composition.

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