Tuesday, March 17, 2015

TED TALK: What Came First, the Chicken or Obesity?

Issues relating to obesity and fat-shaming have been the focus of a lot of media attention lately.  It is difficult to not judge a book by its cover sometimes and this video builds upon that and contains a powerful message about not jumping to conclusions before getting the full story. 

Dr. Peter Attia discusses how we may be looking at the obesity epidemic all wrong and may be Dr. Peter Attia's story on what he thinks and how he changed his stance on the topic: confused about what may actually cause obesity therefore influencing how we are/should treat the condition. Is it obesity that causes a long-list of negative health outcomes or are there underlying health conditions that lead to the onset of obesity over time? Check out


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