Weight Loss Strategies to Improve Patient Outcomes
Courses are Enduring Materials from a Clinical Applications for Age Management Medicine Conference
Study after study has demonstrated that obesity is associated with higher risk of many chronic diseases including heart disease and type 2 diabetes. Weight loss may reduce the risk of developing chronic disease and other serious conditions and improve the quality of life. Age Management Physicians must understand the science behind weight loss, the causes of weight gain, and evidence-based treatments such as hormones, diets, exercise, pharmaceutical and even surgical options for treatment which will improve patient outcomes.