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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.

The Cost of Body Dissatisfaction and Appearance-Based Discrimination

The Cost of Body Dissatisfaction and Appearance-Based Discrimination
October 31, 2022

A new report released by The Dove Self-Esteem Project is the first of its kind to investigate the impacts and costs of harmful beauty ideals.

Hypothalamic Obesity

Hypothalamic Obesity
September 30, 2022

The hypothalamus is a structure housed deep within the brain that regulates appetite. Injury to the hypothalamus can result in obesity.

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More than 35 Leading U.S. Health Organizations Launch Campaign to Improve Obesity Care

September 27, 2022

More than 35 leading U.S. healthcare organizations have joined together to form National Obesity Care Week (NOCW).

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.

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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.

The Cost of Body Dissatisfaction and Appearance-Based Discrimination

The Cost of Body Dissatisfaction and Appearance-Based Discrimination
October 31, 2022

A new report released by The Dove Self-Esteem Project is the first of its kind to investigate the impacts and costs of harmful beauty ideals.

Hypothalamic Obesity

Hypothalamic Obesity
September 30, 2022

The hypothalamus is a structure housed deep within the brain that regulates appetite. Injury to the hypothalamus can result in obesity.

Read all past Letters from the Director 

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