Dieting and Exercising May Not Be Enough to Down Obesity, Study Finds

February 14, 2015 11:40 AM

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A recent study brings new insights on fighting obesity more efficiently. Researchers found that regular workouts and a change in diet are not enough to treat obesity. Those two must be associated with medication, and even surgery when trying to tackle obesity.

The authors of the study also recommend doctors to focus more on preventing obesity, since a patient that is not yet obese but has some weight problems will be easier to cure than a patient that is already obese, according to the new study s background information.

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