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Causes of obesity
According to W8MD, one in every 3 Americans is insulin resistant leading to metabolic syndrome. As per the data from Center for Disease Control(CDC), these are the facts about Obesity in USA.
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CCS is part of the USMLE Step 3 exam. While it is half a day in a 2 day exam, it causes most of the anxiety associated with Step 3 exam for most test takers. A good understanding of the cases and the software used is essential to aid in the proper understanding of the exam.
Today's featured disease - Acne affects approximately 17 million Americans, almost 85% of people 12-24 years of age with a life time risk of about 85% of people (mostly in the teen years). Read more on Acne
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