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 [1789 Associated News Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

New function of obesity gene revealed

Scientists have discovered a previously unknown mechanism behind how the fat mass and obesity associated (FTO) gene promotes obesity. Their findings may have important implications for future therape...

Hypothalamic innate immune reaction in obesity

Obesity is associated with inflammatory responses in the brain, particularly the hypothalamus, which could open up new therapeutic targets. This Review will discuss the innate immune response in the h...

Poll: Two Thirds of IL Voters Support Funding Critical Health Programs Through Sugary Drinks Tax

CHICAGO, May 27, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A new poll shows that 65% of Illinois voters support the Healthy Eating Active Living (HEAL) Act, a proposal to raise $600 million for Medicaid an...

New Canadian guideline to help prevent, manage adult obesity

A new Canadian guideline to help prevent and manage obesity in adult patients recommends body mass index measurement for both prevention and management and structured behavioral changes to help those ...

Pellino 3 protein may prevent development of obesity-driven diabetes

Maynooth University scientists have identified a protein in the body that may have the potential to prevent the development of obesity-driven diabetes.

Support for GPs critical to manage and prevent obesity

New research suggests GPs need more support to help them meet national guidelines to tackle obesity.

Cognitive and autonomic determinants of energy homeostasis in obesity

Increased intake and reduced expenditure of energy results in obesity and must be appropriately controlled to prevent this disease state. In this Review, Denis Richard discusses how the central nervou...

New Study Shows Combatting Childhood Obesity in Schools Is Working

Washington, DC (PRWEB) June 17, 2015 According to a recently published study in the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s journal, Preventing Chronic Disease, schools can win the fight ...

PubMed Articles [2997 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Nutrition-Related Policy and Environmental Strategies to Prevent Obesity in Rural Communities: A Systematic Review of the Literature, 2002-2013.

Residents of rural communities in the United States are at higher risk for obesity than their urban and suburban counterparts. Policy and environmental-change strategies supporting healthier dietary i...

The lasting impact of the therapeutic alliance: Patient-oncologist alliance as a predictor of caregiver bereavement adjustment.

Caregivers of patients with advanced cancer provide extensive care and experience high levels of psychosocial distress. The patient-oncologist therapeutic alliance may be a modifiable factor that can ...

Relationship between defense mechanism and therapeutic alliance.

The therapeutic alliance can be defined as a collaborative relationship between the patient and the practitioner. It represents an essential component of the psychotherapeutic process (Ambresin et al....

A web- and mobile phone-based intervention to prevent obesity in 4-year-olds (MINISTOP): a population-based randomized controlled trial.

Childhood obesity is an increasing health problem globally. Overweight and obesity may be established as early as 2-5 years of age, highlighting the need for evidence-based effective prevention and tr...

The update of anthocyanins on obesity and type 2 diabetes: Experimental evidence and clinical perspectives.

With the dramatically increasing prevalence of obesity and type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) worldwide, there is an urgent need for new strategies to combat the growing epidemic of these metabolic disea...

Clinical Trials [5362 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 [1520 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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