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National survey of US primary care physicians’ perspectives about causes of obesity and solutions to improve care
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    RE:"National survey of US primary care physicians' perspectives about causes of obesity and solutions to improve care"
    • Yvette L. Rooks, Executive Vice Chair and Residency Director Department of Family and Community Medicine

    It was with great interest that I read Dr. Sara Bleich's study on primary care physicians' perspectives on treating obesity. Unfortunately, I wasn't shocked by the findings.

    Obesity is an incredibly challenging condition to treat, and when facing a crisis as great as the United States' obesity epidemic, extraordinary steps are called for.

    Primary care physicians need to be aware of the current recomme...

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