Why Obesity is a Disease

This information is useful for adults

Obesity is a growing epidemic in America. Ania Jastreboff, MD, PhD discusses why obesity is a disease with biological underpinnings. In addition, she discusses treatment options and medications. 

Clinical Trials

New treatments for many conditions are tested in clinical trials, which ultimately bring lifesaving new drugs and devices to the patients who need them most. By participating in a clinical trial, you may get access to the most advanced treatments for your condition, and help determine their benefits for future patients.