What is Qilo?
Qilo is a metabolic health company, focused on treating obesity and overweight in Africa. Our approach to weight care follows a science-backed pattern that helps you lose weight sustainably and improve overall health outcomes like heart health and diabetes risk factors.
How is Qilo different from other weight loss programs?
Unlike many mainstream weight loss solutions, we provide a personalized approach to weight care, tailored to each user's individual needs, biology, and lifestyle. Also, our solution is holistic and is based heavily on clinical care and behavioral interventions and built on these 6 pillars of long-term weight loss success:
- Social Support
- Emotional Health
Who is eligible to join Qilo?
The program is open to people who are 18 years of age or older and have a body mass index (BMI) greater than 21.
Can I join Qilo from anywhere, is the program virtual?
The program is delivered online, so you can sign up and enjoy access to our medical, nutritional, and coaching experts from anywhere and at any time.
How do I sign up?
Click here to sign up.
How long before I start seeing result from the weight loss program?
While we recognize that everyone is different and some people will need more or less time to make healthy lifestyle changes, our members who dedicate themselves to the program fully can expect to lose 0.5% - 1% of body weight per week in addition to other non-scale victories like waist circumference and improved medical markers.
How much does it cost to join Qilo?
The Qilo weight loss program is designed into different packages with different costs, based on whichever works for you.
- Wellness Pathway - N10,000 per month
- Medical Pathway - N30,000 per month
Who are the experts on the Qilo program?
We have assembled the best team of Doctors, Nutritionists, and Health Coaches. Our Doctors are trained in the treatment of obesity and our Head coach has an impeccable track record, having helped people lose a total of over 1000kg in the past 7 years.
What medications do doctors in Qilo prescribe?
All medications prescribed by our doctors are approved by the National Agency for Food and Drug Administration Control (NAFDAC). Before any prescription is made, our doctors first get your medical history and ensure it is safe for you.
Can I join the Qilo program with pre-existing health conditions?
Absolutely! By improving your underlying metabolic health, you will also improve your general health. We will monitor your metabolic health, and we can coordinate care with your primary-care provider. While we are not a replacement for those providers or their treatment plans, the metabolic health changes that you make through Qilo often have far-reaching positive effects on other conditions. For instance:
- Heart disease
- High blood pressure
- Hypothyroidism / Hashimoto!s disease
- Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS)
- Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS)
- Other thyroid conditions