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Welcome back everybody if you're not listening to your own doctor and you might want to listen to this because the nation's leading physicians all of them voting to declare obesity a disease in this country.
Effectively defining 78 million American adults.
And sadly twelve million children as having a medical condition that does require treatment.
So doctor somebody here we go again another wakeup call do you think Americans will listen and stop over eating.
Well this is -- game changer because now they're going from being very concerned true real disease and and it's going to change a whole environment of how insurance companies and doctors are going to really.
But we have a problem there's a real epidemic nobody will deny this over a 150 billion dollars goes into.
And obesity related expenses and medical cost.
One out of three Americans are suffering from this truth -- -- overweight.
We have to do something and I'm glad that they're coming over this whether the whole statement -- see it as a disease is a right thing to do or not.
Something needs to be done in the field of cancer I think -- obesity is a major problem increases their estrogen.
You have -- is -- such as breast cancer endometrial.
You have is having growth factors that can cause cancer something needs to be done and its major problem I'm -- -- mayonnaise on it.
There is a connection doctor -- isn't there between being overweight and having cancer and other diseases and as you said over 20% of people are obese in many regions especially in the south.
And obesity in my practice pretty disposes all these other diseases are -- -- now whether it's a condition or disease -- shining -- spotlight on it is really crucial.
Diabetics diabetes is up to over 9% all over the country it's because of obesity you don't have enough insulin you make insulin your pick Chris it's not enough to do the job when you were obese.
We have to figure out a way how to get people to lose -- David mentioned cancers is also cancer of the colon cancer of the kidney.
Some think -- prostate cancer related to obesity.
Obesity is directly related to heart disease -- threw -- at the stroke it's -- -- to the diabetes all of our -- killers.
Are related to obesity -- there's a lot of different ways to lose way.
Exercise we talk about roll all the time but we also sometimes need medication and this will probably get our dedication to position.
Documents the fact around the stomach that he's talking about not -- around to hit.
It's a fact around the belly fat that's right now -- it -- such as organ and that's the -- estrogen makes him inflammatory --
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