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USPSTF recommends referring obese adults to weight-loss programs
2/22/2018

A US Preventive Services Task Force draft recommendation calls for primary care clinicians to refer adults with a BMI of 30 or higher to a multicomponent behavioral program for weight management. The task force said evidence shows these interventions can lead to clinically significant weight loss and reduced incidence of type 2 diabetes among obese adults with elevated glucose levels.

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