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Obesity Drugs Not A Quick Fix For Achieving Weight Loss

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July 27, 1999
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Washington University In St. Louis
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Researchers today understand more about the problem of obesity than at any other time in history, but the number of obese Americans continues to increase. Although the search for effective treatments has intensified, only a small number of obese people lose their excess weight and keep it off.

by Jim Dryden


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