TITLE

Let's Treat Obesity Seriously

AUTHOR(S)
BRAY, GEORGE A.
PUB. DATE
June 2010
SOURCE
American Family Physician;6/15/2010, Vol. 81 Issue 12, p1406
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The author discusses the need for physicians to treat obesity seriously. He mentions that 66 percent of U.S. adults are overweight and 33 percent are obese based on a study. He says that obese patients often have different kinds of health problems aside from excess weight like depression, migraine and diabetes. He also defines obesity and explains ways to control this serious medical condition.
ACCESSION #
51267693

 

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