OBESITY: Is it hiding a bigger problem? Dr. Attia, as an ER doctor, blamed his patient because he had to amputate her foot. Please listen to his tearful apology.

As a young ER doctor, Peter Attia felt contempt for a patient with diabetes. She was overweight, he thought, and thus responsible for the fact that she needed a foot amputation. But years later, Attia received an unpleasant medical surprise that led him to wonder: is our understanding of diabetes right? Could the precursors to diabetes cause obesity, and not the other way around? A look at how assumptions may be leading us to wage the wrong medical war.


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My goal in life is to experience the exuberance of true good health by returning my body to the healthy state it was meant to have.

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