Comments for: Medicare agrees to pick up the tab for obesity counseling

Posted Nov. 19, 2012, at 11:19 a.m.

A recent landmark decision by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) represents an important first step toward addressing one of the great ironies of American health care. Insurers have been willing to foot the bill for managing the complications of chronic diseases such as diabetes and heart disease, …

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