Obesity has reached epidemic proportions in The United States and around the globe. In 2018 the prevalence of obesity was 42.4%1 with 75% of Americans being reported as overweight. Diabetes and [...]
Welcome to the Research Corner
with Dr. Doug Lucas
Dear Research Corner Readers, I would like to take the opportunity to write this first blog to explain who I am and why I think this forum is necessary and relevant. Whether I am your physician, you are already in the PHD family or are new to our site my hope is that the content of the “Research Corner” will provide you with resources that will help you make decisions that can have tremendous impact on your life.
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