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Why is being overweight bad for your health?

Your level of obesity directly affects your longevity. Watch as bariatric surgeon Neil McDevitt, MD, of Trident Medical Center explains the relationship between weight and life expectancy.
Dr. Mehmet Oz, MD
Cardiology (Cardiovascular Disease)

Watch as Dr. Oz explains why being overweight can hurt your health in this video.


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