Although patients frequently visit multiple physician specialists for various conditions, weight and nutritional concerns are often overlooked. Pharmacists can be instrumental in identifying and helping patients with weight management issues and eating disorders.
With obesity on the rise, the FDA recently approved another weight-loss medication.
Americans are fortunate to have abundant food sources, but the flip side is the country’s obesity epidemic.
The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation today announced it will commit $500 million over the next ten years to expand efforts to ensure that all children in the United States―no matter who they are or where they live―can grow up at a healthy weight.