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U.S. Preventive Services Task Force Recommends Behavioral Counseling For Overweight Adults At Risk Of Cardiovascular Disease

News | December 22, 2014

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On August 26, 2014, the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) refined its 2003 dietary counseling recommendations to reccomend that primary care professionals offer or refer adults 18 years or older who are overweight and have cardiovascular disease (CVD) risk factors, to intensive behavioral counseling that promote a healthful diet and physical activity. The recommendation…

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