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Obesity Disease Recognized by AMA 0

Obesity Disease Recognized by the American Medical Association

In June 2013, the American Medical Association announced that it was now officially recognizing obesity as a disease. This was a step that was made for many reasons, including the potential to encourage doctors to pay a larger amount of attention to patients who have the condition and may prompt a larger number of insurers to cover the treatments for its management.