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Confronting the social determinants of health - obesity, neglect, and inequity.

OPEN The New England journal of medicine | 23 Nov 2012

JK Cheng
Abstract
Confronting the Social Determinants of Health After failed intervention efforts, a physician files a Child Protective Services report alleging the medical neglect of two girls with morbid obesity, serious coexisting conditions, and medical nonadherence. But CPS agencies can do little to alter the milieu shaping behavior.
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Physician, Obesity, Healthy diet, Illness, Population health, Weight loss, Nutrition, Medicine
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