Obesity is not a risk factor for becoming infected with COVID-19 that we are aware of today. However, new data suggests that patients who have obesity are more likely to require intensive care for COVID-19.
Departments, Centers, & Programs:
Weight Center, MGH
50 Staniford Street
Boston, MA 02114-2517
- MD, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine
- Residency, University of Cincinnati
American Board Certifications
- Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine
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- Apr | 29 | 2020
In episode #45 of the Charged podcast, Dr. Angela Fitch shares how she is helping to transform the way obesity treatment is approached by building patient-focused treatment programs and communities of support to help patients succeed in losing weight and living healthier lives.
- Feb | 27 | 2019
Looking to maintain a healthy weight? Dr. Angela Fitch of the Mass General Weight Center shares some tips in this previously recorded Facebook Live.