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

Poll Results: 6,085 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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Sean Flynn
Wednesday July 30, 2014, 5:59 AM


If it's considered a disease then people will get even further into the mindset that they can't help but be obese

Rhonda B.
Wednesday July 30, 2014, 3:07 AM


no

Rhonda B.
Wednesday July 30, 2014, 3:07 AM


no

Alexandra G.
Wednesday July 30, 2014, 1:54 AM


voted

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



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