Harvard Health Blog

Weight loss that works: A true story

By: Monique Tello, MD, MPH, Contributing Editor Many people struggle with being overweight, or even obese. Itís a common topic at office visits. As a doctor, I know that excess weight is associated with potentially serious health conditions ó high blood pressure, high blood sugar, high cholesterol ó not to mention sleep apnea, fatty liver disease, and back and knee problems, among other things. Patients may also worry about their appearance. …

To continue reading this article you must be registered.

Get Licensed Content to Harvard Health

If you are interested in licensing content from Harvard Health Publications, please contact us using our online form. Our licensing and business development professionals will help you leverage consumer health content from Harvard Medical School as a clear differentiator in helping achieve your business goals.

Contact Us

Customer Log In