Or, use it to fund research in diabetes, heart disease, or any of the other countless complications of obesity.
But is it
too early to
admit defeat? If we had done the same for
cholesterol medications or diabetes medications, or even smoking patches and pills, we’d be paying for it in countless ways. So is there something unique about developing medications for obesity? Obesity is considered by many to be purely a “lifestyle” disease, and some are biased against the obese as a result.