Local doctor talks about obesity being classified as a disease
Fri, 28 Jun 2013 13:44:38 GMT —
The American Medical Association now recognizes obesity as a disease with more than 1-third of adults in the U.S. classified as obese.
This new distinction could lead to new interventions and preventive measures.
Friday morning Dr. Ernesto Garza and registered nurse Paula Kilgore visited Action 4 Sunrise to discuss the issue.