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

Poll Results: 5,749 votes    vote on this poll
46%
Yes.
 
45%
No.
 
10%
Other.
 

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




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Anne Moran
Tuesday April 22, 2014, 3:05 PM


Obesity is not a disease.. We are not born that way.. We become that way, because of bad habits we pick up in our lives...

Andrea Enz
Tuesday April 22, 2014, 9:39 AM


no

JL A.
Monday April 21, 2014, 7:33 PM


Letting you all know that Care2 said they will be discontinuing polls

Mackenzie M.
Monday April 21, 2014, 1:28 PM


I think that it can lead to disease, and the way we track obesity in america is flawed and not accurate.

da c.
Monday April 21, 2014, 10:27 AM


I'm not a healthcare professional, and am not qualified to say.

Panchali Yapa
Monday April 21, 2014, 8:49 AM


Thank you

Rosa Caldwell
Sunday April 20, 2014, 10:17 AM


Yes, often times it is genetic and can be a glandular problem.

Jonathan Smithsonian
Sunday April 20, 2014, 6:50 AM


voted

Jonathan Smithsonian
Saturday April 19, 2014, 8:06 AM


voted

Hayley C.
Tuesday April 15, 2014, 11:32 AM


Voted



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