Dr. Stephanie Medley-Rath discusses obesity and the factors that played into its classification as an epidemic. Changes in measurement, market forces, and a desire to end stigma all had roles in the medicalization of obesity.
Obesity Becomes a Disease
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Medley-Rath, S. (Academic). (2017). Obesity becomes a disease [Video]. SAGE Knowledge. https://www.doi.org/10.4135/9781526420183
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Medley-Rath, S., 2017. Obesity Becomes a Disease, SAGE Video. [Streaming Video] London: SAGE Publications Ltd. Available at: <http://www.doi.org/10.4135/9781526420183> [Accessed 5 Aug 2021].
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