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Comprehensive Virtual Training System Will Provide Doctors with New Tools to Address Childhood Obesity

Childhood obesity in the United States remains at historically high levels and is an important health problem. With the support of the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), SIMmersion will develop a comprehensive virtual training system to give doctors new tools … Continue reading

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New Obesity Study Discusses “Family” Solutions

In this NPR article by Patti Neighmond, researchers discovered that when one individual attempts to lose weight, other overweight or obese family members also lose weight by proxy. Obesity, we learn, is really a family disease. Dr. John Morton, director … Continue reading

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