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

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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 [2291 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...

Boston - STOP Tool Helps Providers Discuss Weight & Health With Patients

The Strategies to Overcome and Prevent (STOP) Obesity Alliance released a tool for healthcare providers that offers guidance and suggestions on how to initiate conversations with adult patients about ...

New Tool Helps Providers Initiate Weight Loss Talks

The Strategies to Overcome and Prevent (STOP) Obesity Alliance has released Why Weight? A Guide to Discussing Obesity & Health With Your Patients, a unique tool for healthcare providers that ...

Make Indian parents better aware of growth charts to prevent obesity

Obesity is a serious multisystem disorder and to a large extent a permanent problem, especially if it develops in children before 5 years of age.1 2 So we should try to prevent it.3About 30% of...

Chemical in coffee may help prevent obesity-related disease

Researchers at the University of Georgia have discovered that a chemical compound commonly found in coffee may help prevent some of the damaging effects of obesity.

Dr. Oz vindicated? Chemical in coffee may help prevent obesity-related disease

Researchers at the University of Georgia have discovered that a chemical compound commonly found in coffee may help prevent some of the damaging effects of obesity. In a paper published […...

Soda tax for adolescents, exercise for children best strategies for reducing obesity

Childhood obesity in the United States remains high. A tax on sugar-sweetened beverages such as sodas, energy drinks, sweet teas, and sports drinks would reduce obesity in adolescents more than other ...

Study Examines Therapeutic Bacteria’s Ability to Prevent Obesity

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

PubMed Articles [2794 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.

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 ...

The working alliance: an interdisciplinary case management strategy for health professionals.

This article describes strategies for building working alliances among stakeholders in the rehabilitation process. Beginning with the intake interview and progressing through clarifying expectations, ...

Child, Caregiver, and Therapist Perspectives on Therapeutic Alliance in Usual Care Child Psychotherapy.

This study examined the temporal stability and cross-informant agreement on multiple perspectives of child and caregiver alliance with therapists in usual care psychotherapy. Baseline predictors of al...

Clinical Trials [4930 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 [1476 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 ...

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 ...

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...

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