Published in Women's Health Weekly, January 19th, 1998
Together with some of the nation's leading public health specialists, Dr. Koop has answered this editorial with a hard-hitting response that calls the NEJM position "one that trivializes the second leading cause of preventable death in the United States:" obesity.
In a letter submitted to NEJM for publication in an upcoming issue, Dr. Koop and two noted authorities on obesity, JoAnn E. Manson, MD,...
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