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altoids  ·  115 days ago  ·  link  ·    ·  parent  ·  post: Everything You Know About Obesity is Wrong

Nah this has been a legitamite healthcare issue for quite some time now. The enormous healthcare costs that come from obesity and its complications are mindbogglingly steep, especially when you consider that the simple solution of a caloric deficit and exercise would take care of the vast majority and dramatically improve quality of life.

There's a reason why family med docs joke that half of their job is trying to make their patients shove some damn vegetables in their mouths