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Medical experts rethink weight management’s causes, contributions, and social stigma. 

A new wave of medical understanding reconsiders how to fight obesity as more Americans face weight challenges.

Towfiqu Barbhuiya

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Obesity rates are climbing in the United States, with Texas higher than the national average at the 30-49 percent range.

As more Americans face weight challenges, a new wave of medical understanding challenges the causes, contributions, and social stigma about weight management.

This episode of Town Square is guest-hosted by Brenda Valdivia, in for Ernie Manouse.

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