A family approach is essential for good nutrition and successful treatment of overweight in young people. Cooperation from both patient and family is crucial. Motivational interviewing helps you explore attitudes and readiness for behavioral change. MI is a true collaborative partnership that can establish healthy habits to last a lifetime.
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