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AMA approves policy to offer training for obesity prevention, management

16:48 EDT 14 Jun 2017 | Healio

During its annual meeting, the AMA adopted a new policy to ensure that medical students and physicians are appropriately trained to prevent, diagnose and manage obesity, according to a press release. The health care education community has developed several resources to guide clinicians in preventing and treating obesity, according to AMA. The policy aims to raise awareness of these resources.

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