Stop the Patient Blame Game: What Actually Causes Obesity?

This article was first published on Medscape on March 01, 2019. By: Nikhil V. Dhurandhar Successful prevention or treatment of obesity is fraught with many difficulties, including challenges in having open patient-clinician conversations[1] and overcoming stigma.[2] These difficulties are further heightened because obesity is often considered to have a simple cause, when in fact it