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Weighing the Facts of Obesity

May 11, 2018

Obesity among children and adults dramatically increases the risk of chronic illnesses such as heart disease and type 2 diabetes. What are the contributing factors that lead to being overweight?

In this seminar, Frank A.J.L. Scheer, PhD, and other Harvard Medical School doctors and researchers will address the stigma that surrounds obesity and discuss concrete methods, including changes to sleep and diet, that could help scale back this growing problem.

You may access the video of the Seminar, as well as supplemental reading materials.

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