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Strategies to Overcome and Prevent (STOP) Obesity Alliance Company Profile

05:25 EDT 31st July 2014 | BioPortfolio

The Strategies to Overcome and Prevent (STOP) Obesity Alliance is a collaboration of consumer, provider, government, labor, business, health insurers and quality-of-care organizations united to drive innovative and practical strategies that combat obesity.


News Articles [2295 Associated News Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Renowned Obesity Expert, William H. Dietz, MD, Ph.D., to Assume Role of STOP Obesity Alliance Director

WASHINGTON, June 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Obesity expert William H. Dietz, MD, Ph.D., has been named Director of the Strategies to Overcome and Prevent (STOP) Obesity Alliance, a national m...

Spinach extract could help prevent obesity, study shows

A natural compound hidden away in spinach has been shown to reduce food cravings between meals and could help prevent obesity, a Swedish scientist said on Monday.

Obesity: Not just what you eat

(American Friends of Tel Aviv University) To understand how obesity develops, Tel Aviv University researchers used state-of-the-art technology to analyze the accumulation of fat in the body at the cel...

Obesity: Global trends in the prevalence of overweight and obesity

A new report provides compelling evidence of the high prevalence of overweight and obesity throughout the world. The prevalence has increased since 1980, but at different rates across ages, times and...

Study Examines Therapeutic Bacteria’s Ability to Prevent Obesity

A probiotic that prevents obesity could be on the horizon.Read more about St

Antimicrobial preservation strategies to prevent food contamination

(Mary Ann Liebert, Inc./Genetic Engineering News) The broad scope of antimicrobial approaches to kill or prevent the growth of microorganisms in foods and beverages, including a variety of natural and...

Medical News Today: Could a probiotic prevent obesity?

Researchers from Vanderbilt University genetically modified a bacterial strain to produce a compound that was found to reduce obesity and related complications in mice.

Expert guidance helps prioritize strategies to prevent VAP

Thousands of critically ill patients on life support develop ventilator-associated pneumonia (VAP) each year. A new document released today by a consortium of professional organizations helps prioriti...

PubMed Articles [2716 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. 2013. Strategies to Prevent Obesity and Other Chronic Diseases: The CDC Guide to Strategies to Support Breastfeeding Mothers and Babies. Atlanta, GA: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, 2013.

The associations among improvement and alliance expectations, alliance during treatment, and treatment outcome for major depressive disorder.

Abstract Objective: To examine the associations between treatment/outcome expectations, alliance before and during treatment, and the impact of alliance on symptomatic improvement. Methods: One hundre...

Validation of a Measure of Alliance for an Adolescent Inpatient Setting.

The link between alliance and treatment outcome is robust. Nevertheless, few, if any, self-report measures exist to assess the alliance between hospitalized adolescents and their treatment team as a w...

Strategies and Opportunities to STOP Colon Cancer in Priority Populations: Design of a Cluster-Randomized Pragmatic Trial.

Colorectal cancer is the second-leading cause of cancer deaths in the United States. The Strategies and Opportunities to Stop Colorectal Cancer (STOP CRC) in Priority Populations study is a pragmatic...

Prophylactic and therapeutic vaccines for obesity.

Chronic diseases such as obesity and diabetes are major causes of death and disability throughout the world. Many causes are known to trigger these chronic diseases, and infectious agents such as viru...

Clinical Trials [4776 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

KAN-DO: A Family-based Intervention to Prevent Childhood Obesity

The purpose of this study is to evaluate the efficacy of an intervention (KAN-DO: Kids & Adults Now - Defeat Obesity) encouraging postpartum mothers and their preschool-aged children to wo...

Reducing Television Viewing to Prevent Childhood Obesity

Randomized controlled trial to test the efficacy of reducing television, videotape and video game use to prevent obesity, increase physical activity, improve physical fitness, and decrease...

Media Use in Preschooler Study (MUPS)

Childhood obesity is an epidemic and increasing. There are very few effective treatments for obesity in children. Recent studies have shown an association between obesity and sedentary b...

Effectiveness Evaluation of Three Strategies of Promotion of Healthy Dietary and Physical Activity Behaviours to Prevent Weight Excess Among Teenagers

The aim of this study is to compare the effectiveness of three public health intervention strategies to reduce weight excess and obesity prevalence among teenagers within the frame of a pu...

Community Based Obesity Prevention Among Black Women

This study will evaluate the efficacy of a behavioral intervention, designed to prevent weight gain among overweight and low obese (25-34.9 kg/m2) Black women (aged 25-44), compared to usu...

Companies [1442 Associated Companies listed on BioPortfolio]

Strategies to Overcome and Prevent (STOP) Obesity Alliance

The Strategies to Overcome and Prevent (STOP) Obesity Alliance is a collaboration of consumer, provider, government, labor, business, health insurers and quality-of-care organizations united to drive...

Alliance for a Healthier Generation

The Alliance for a Healthier Generation works to address one of the nation's leading public health threats - childhood obesity. The goal of the Alliance is to reduce the nationwide prevalence of child...

The Obesity Society

The Obesity Society (www.obesity.org) is the leading scientific organization in North America dedicated to the study of obesity. The Obesity Society is committed to encouraging research on the causes...

Alliance for Access to Dental Care

The Alliance is a trade and advocacy group that is working hard for dentists and patients across North Carolina. Its mission is to bring light to the issue and work to stop this l...

Epilepsy Foundation of Georgia

The Epilepsy Foundation, a national nonprofit with affiliated organizations throughout the United States, has lead the fight since 1968 to stop seizures, find a cure and overcome...

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