Obesity Management Journal Will Help Physicians Treat Obesity as a Disease.
LARCHMONT, N.Y. -- "OBESITY MANAGEMENT, a new medical journal to be published in September, will enable physicians and healthcare professionals to maximize the management of overweight patients," said Mary Ann Liebert, publisher and CEO (1) (Chief Executive Officer) The highest individual in command of an organization. Typically the president of the company, the CEO reports to the Chairman of the Board. of Mary Ann Liebert, Inc. publishers (www.liebertpub.com). "Medicare's designation of obesity as an illness is an acknowledgment of the urgent imperative to stop the obesity epidemic, which currently numbers nearly 130 million people in the U.S. and many millions more around the globe."
"Obesity is a complicated illness," said Mrs. Liebert, "and the comorbidity factors such as diabetes, heart problems and arthritis are well recognized. Overweight people, especially those who are morbidly obese, need oversight by a knowledgeable physician or healthcare professional, who can help them develop a program that works and to oversee the ongoing weight management process. This is the only journal for clinicians with this mandate."
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