National Academy of Medicine

Working Toward Engaging Local Businesses in Community Obesity Solutions: A Preliminary Account from the Field

Childhood obesity continues to be a serious public health concern in the United States. Abou
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Getting to Equity in Obesity Prevention: A New Framework

High obesity prevalence persists as a major issue for societies globally. Chronic overweight and obesity have high health, social, and economic c
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familyPower: A Referral-Based Pediatric Obesity Treatment Program that Connects Clinic to Family

Overweight and obesity, and their negative sequelae, have become the focus of policy makers, business lea
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Can We Change the Way Our Genes Behave and Pave the Way Forward for Childhood Obesity Prevention?

Despite a recent plateau in obesity rates among preschool children, childhood obesity continues to be a
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