Obesity is now a disease: What it means for blacks

June 27, 2013   // 0 Comments

by Dr. Fatima Cody Stanford, theGrio Obesity is now classified as a disease. This was the final decision at the annual meeting of the American Medical Association (AMA), the organization that represents doctors nationwide. Despite their own Council on Science and Public Health releasing a report earlier in the meeting which indicated that obesity was not a disease process, the AMA House of Deleg...

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