Is Obesity Really the Problem?

Is obesity at the root of our diabetes epidemic, or is it a marker for a bigger, more fundamental issue? The TED talk by Dr Peter Attia is a moving and thought-provoking call to re-examine our attitudes about obesity. I highly encourage health care providers to  watch this video.



Nutrition information is constantly evolving, and blanket recommendations to lose weight may not be in your patient’s best interest. Here’s a great link for the latest in nutrition research.