"CBS This Morning" Google+ Hangout On Air: Obesity as a disease


(CBS News) The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reports more than one in three American adults is obese. The American Medical Association announced last week it will officially classify obesity as a disease. Dr. Lou Aronne recently joined us on "CBS This Morning" to talk about the wide-ranging implications of this announcement.

And now, you can join Dr. Holly Phillips for a Google+ Hangout On Air on the topic of obesity as a disease at 12 p.m. EST. Dr. Alan Geiss, of North Shore-LIJ Health System, and nutritionist Samantha Heller will also appear in the broadcast. You can watch the Google+ Hangout On Air live below: