Health Library

Health Library

Obesity

Obesity has a far-ranging negative effect on health. People who are overweight or obese are at increased risk for developing many different health conditions, including heart disease, type 2 diabetes, and bone and joint disease.

Listed in the directory below are some topics related to obesity, for which we have provided a brief overview.

Overview of Obesity

Treatment of Obesity

Maintaining Weight Loss

Preventing Obesity

Obesity - WellSpan Health

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