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

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Poll Results: 6,127 votes
46%
Yes.
 
45%
No.
 
10%
Other.
 

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




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Paulinha Russell
Monday August 31, 2015, 5:55 AM


Thanks

Paulo Reeson
Sunday August 30, 2015, 10:10 AM


no

Charles Wallis
Saturday August 29, 2015, 10:26 AM


Classifications only affect insurance and research. How about effective treatments for severe obesity instead?

Jennifer M.
Thursday August 27, 2015, 5:15 PM


yes

Mila Campeira
Wednesday August 26, 2015, 9:02 PM


No way

Enrico H.
Saturday August 22, 2015, 6:07 AM


Thanks

Magdalena C.
Thursday August 20, 2015, 3:05 AM


Thank you!

James N.
Sunday August 16, 2015, 2:00 PM


I don't care. I just wish health and happiness to everyone. I think in large part obesity could be treated with education and inspiration.

Panchali Yapa
Sunday August 16, 2015, 8:46 AM


Thank you

Paulo Reeson
Saturday August 8, 2015, 12:20 PM


no



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