Debate over Obesity

By: News 10
By: News 10

Most experts acknowledge that obesity is a big health problem . . . but is it a disease?
Today the director of the Michigan Cepartment of Community Health and a former US Secretary of Health and Human Services are saying "YES"... obesity is a disease,,, and they want the federal government to say so too.
They're urging congress to pass the:: Treat and Reduce Obesity Act . . . so Medicare would have to cover obesity medicines for seniors. is happy to provide a forum for commenting and discussion. Please respect and abide by the house rules:

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