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American Academy of Pediatrics Clinical Practice Guidelines

American Academy of Pediatrics Clinical Practice Guidelines
February 1, 2023

On January 9th, the American Academy of Pediatrics published new clinical practice guidelines for evaluating and treating obesity in children and adolescents.

"The Whale" and Obesity Representation in Media

"The Whale" and Obesity Representation in Media
January 4, 2023

The recently premiered film "The Whale," starring Brendan Fraser and directed by Darren Aronofsky, is an exemplary representation of obesity in media.

New Guidelines for Bariatric Surgery

New Guidelines for Bariatric Surgery
November 30, 2022

Learn about the updated guidelines for metabolic and bariatric surgery developed by ASMBS and IFSO.

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Stop Obesity Alliance Announces New Research Indicating that Employers Want to Address Obesity in the Workplace, Need More Guidance

September 27, 2022

Lead NORC researchers said the survey findings demonstrates willingness to and a desire for help.

Redstone Center Comments on Healthy People 2030 Objectives

January 16, 2019

The Redstone Center submitted a public comment urging the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.

STOP Roundtable on Obesity Management and Coverage

February 3, 2016

On February 2nd, the STOP Obesity Alliance hosted a roundtable discussion on Obesity Management and Coverage.

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American Academy of Pediatrics Clinical Practice Guidelines

American Academy of Pediatrics Clinical Practice Guidelines
February 1, 2023

On January 9th, the American Academy of Pediatrics published new clinical practice guidelines for evaluating and treating obesity in children and adolescents.

"The Whale" and Obesity Representation in Media

"The Whale" and Obesity Representation in Media
January 4, 2023

The recently premiered film "The Whale," starring Brendan Fraser and directed by Darren Aronofsky, is an exemplary representation of obesity in media.

New Guidelines for Bariatric Surgery

New Guidelines for Bariatric Surgery
November 30, 2022

Learn about the updated guidelines for metabolic and bariatric surgery developed by ASMBS and IFSO.

Read all past Letters from the Director 

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