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Calling obesity a disease will enable better treatments.
What about people who are obese but healthy?
Obesity has numerous causes beyond an individual's control.
Helping people manage their weight improves both fiscal and physical health.
The "disease" designation is a prescription for inaction.
Classifying obesity as a disease recognizes the complexity of the problem.
The AMA's move only strengthens the cycle of stigmatization.