29 May 2020

Going viral – Is obesity a risk factor for COVID?

COVID-19

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In this episode:

– Is obesity really a risk factor for COVID?
– Stigmatisation of obesity is important to keep in mind
– What is the relationship between chronic inflammation, obesity and COVID?
– Obesity management advice

Host: Dr Harry Nespolon, GP and RACGP President
Guest: Professor John Dixon, Adjunct Professor; Iverson Health Innovations Institute, Swinburne University, Melbourne
Total time: 34 mins

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