Exercise And Eat Well: How Doctors Dole Out Advice

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Dr. Ranit Mishori, family physician
Sara Bleich, assistant professor, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University
Eileen O'Grady, certified nurse practitioner

Primary care practitioners continue to serve as the first line of defense against the obesity epidemic. But when it comes to what happens between doctors and patients behind closed doors, some wonder whether doctors can really convince their patients to make permanent lifestyle changes.

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