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Obesity: Doctors need to change their eating habits, too
Los Angeles Times

Doctors are supposed to help patients eat healthfully — but they’re not exactly dietary angels themselves.

Skipping from meeting (snacks provided) to conference (catered, with jumbo cookies) to lunch at the hospital cafeteria (sugary soda on the side), many fall into the same bad habits the rest of us do, consuming too many calories, gaining too much weight, and eating all the wrong foods.