AIM-HI program leads to weight loss, fitness gain, study says

07/29/2013 | AAFP News Now

The AAFP's Americans in Motion-Healthy Interventions program led to improvements in BMI levels and overall fitness among patients in 21 family medicine practices, according to a study published in the Annals of Family Medicine. "Offering help for behavioral change using the AIM-HI tools to interested patients can result in worthwhile improvements in weight and physical fitness," lead researcher Wilson Pace, M.D., said.

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