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Obesity Is a Disease: Not Easy Medicine for All to Swallow

Richard-John Mensing, Jr. | Posted 08.26.2013 | Healthy Living
Richard-John Mensing, Jr.

By branding it as a disease, are we running the risk of attaching new negatives to already struggling individuals? That is yet to be seen, as is what impact the AMA's proclamation might actually have on the fight to end obesity.

American Medical Association Votes To Recognize Obesity As A Disease

Reuters | Posted 08.19.2013 | Healthy Living

By Nick Carey CHICAGO, June 18 (Reuters) - In order to fight what it described as an "obesity epidemic," the American Medical Associa...