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Peter Attia: Is the obesity crisis hiding a bigger problem? | Talk Video | TED
As a young surgeon, Peter Attia felt contempt for a patient with diabetes. She was overweight, he thought, and thus responsible for the fact that she needed a foot amputation. But years later, Attia received an unpleasant medical surprise that led him to wonder: is our understanding of diabetes right? Could the precursors to diabetes cause obesity, and not the other way around? A look at how assumptions may be leading us to wage the wrong medical war.
obesity  morbidity  risk  diabetes  T2D  type  2  etiology  insulin  resistance  PLAY  video  TED  Peter  Attia  research  medical  clinical  criticism  factor  public  health  cause 
march 2014 by Michael.Massing

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