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Smart Talk is a daily, live, interactive program featuring conversations with newsmakers and experts in a variety of fields and exploring a wide range of issues and ideas, including the economy, politics, health care, education, culture, and the environment.  Smart Talk airs live every week day at 9 a.m. on WITF’s 89.5 and 93.3.

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Host: Scott LaMar

How do you feel about the American Medical Association designating obesity a disease?

Written by witf | Jun 28, 2013 12:40 PM

The American Medical Association (AMA) recently announced that it was changing the designation of obesity from a "disorder" to a "disease." On Radio Smart Talk on July 8, we'll discuss what this changes means, and why some people support it and others don't. 

We'd like to hear from you. What is your reaction to the change and why? Has obesity affected your life or the life of someone close to you? Please share your answers using the form below. We may use some of your responses on air or online.

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