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The Clinical Takeaway: Obesity is a Disease….Here’s an Insight Into the Science and Why Treatment is Important But Difficult
CPD: 1 Point

The Clinical Takeaway: Obesity is a Disease….Here’s an Insight Into the Science and Why Treatment is Important But Difficult
CPD: 1 Point

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Clinical Takeaway: Obesity is a disease….here’s an insight into the science and why treatment is important but difficult

 

In this episode:

 

 

– Adipose tissue is metabolically and endocrinologically active
– The chronic inflammation paradigm
– Why obesity must be understood as a disease, not a lifestyle problem
– Meeting the treatment challenge in primary care

 

 

Host: Dr David Lim, GP
Guest: Prof John Dixon, Adjunct Professor; Iverson Health Innovations Institute, Swinburne University, Melbourne
Total time: 38 mins
 

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