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Do you think Obesity should be officially classified as a "disease"?

Poll Results: 6,084 votes

The AMA recently classified obesity as a disease. Learn more.




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Jayasri Amma
Sunday July 27, 2014, 11:46 PM


maybe sometimes

Deborah Boyles
Sunday July 27, 2014, 7:33 PM


I don't think it is a disease in itself, more of a symptom of an underlying issue.

Liv B.
Sunday July 27, 2014, 2:30 PM


voted

Marija Hinic
Saturday July 26, 2014, 7:59 PM


no

Lisa Zilli
Saturday July 26, 2014, 4:39 PM


no

Natasha Salgado
Saturday July 26, 2014, 11:18 AM


No

Elizabeth Strauss
Friday July 25, 2014, 4:35 PM


Obesity is often a symptom of other diseases. I don't think it stands alone.

Nimue P.
Thursday July 24, 2014, 3:23 AM


NO

Nimue P.
Thursday July 24, 2014, 3:23 AM


NO

Nimue P.
Thursday July 24, 2014, 3:20 AM


NO



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