Tuesday, January 18, 2011

Is Race a Factor in Obesity Counseling?

According to a Health Day article, a new study found that obese black patients receive less weight reduction and exercise advice than obese white patients. The researchers from John Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health analyzed national data from 2,231 black and white obese patients. The study was published in the January online issue of Obesity.

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