With 80% of adults and close to one-third of children expected to be overweight or obese by 2025, doctors are increasingly likely to be working with people who are overweight or obese. An individual’s weight is a complex and sensitive issue, which may be related to many factors that are not only medical but social, ...
Doctors need to be taught how to discuss their patients’ excess weight
By Adrienne Gordon and Kirsten Black
17 Aug 2016