This Week with Peter Nielsen

June 27, 2013

AMA Classification of Obesity as a Disease The American Medical Association has officially recognized obesity as a disease, a decision that could change the way physicians and insurance companies deal with the condition. This will open up a range of medical interventions for the prevention and treatment of obesity, it also raises questions about the meaning of disease and obesity itself. Join Peter and his expert guests this Sunday, June 30th at 8 p.m. on WJR News/Talk 760 in Detroit for an in-depth discussion the range of issues raised by AMA's recognition of obesity as a disease and how this will effect treatment.

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