The Obesity Society Company Profile

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The Obesity Society ( 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 and treatment of obesity and keeping the medical community and public informed of new advances. The Obesity Society's vision is to be the leader in understanding, preventing and treating obesity and in improving the lives of those affected. The Obesity Society's membership comprises approximately 2500 basic and clinical researchers, who have published extensively, and care providers in obesity treatment and prevention.

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New US study reveals key reasons why millions of people with obesity are not receiving adequate care

Few of the more than 90 million Americans(1) with obesity are seeking and receiving long-term obesity care, according to new data from the Awareness, Care and Treatment In Obesity Management (ACTION) ...

The fight against obesity: To tax or not to tax?

(Society for Endocrinology) Preventing obesity has become a major health priority and food taxation has been suggested as a crucial measure in order to achieve this. The debate 'This house believes th...

AAP: Empathetic counseling needed to address pediatric obesity stigma

A ‘patient first’ approach using positive language and actions is encouraged when treating children who have overweight or obesity to reduce the stigma surrounding the conditions, according to a p...

Endocrine Society statement addresses obesity mechanisms

The Endocrine Society is calling on researchers to address the underlying mechanisms that make it difficult to maintain long-term weight loss in obesity, according to a scientific statement published ...

Redefining obesity in postmenopausal women

(The North American Menopause Society (NAMS)) There is no doubt the prevalence of obesity has increased significantly across all age groups, creating greater health risks. What exactly constitutes obe...

New Guidelines Released on Pediatric Obesity and Stigma

The American Academy of Pediatrics and the Obesity Society have issued a joint policy statement on the stigma children and adolescents with obesity experience. Medscape Medical News

Report from groundbreaking 'EndoVators Summit' offers guidance for obesity treatment

(American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy) A recently published white paper from the American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy and the Association for Bariatric Endoscopy breaks new groun...

Complex Obesity Causes Require New Approach to Research

(MedPage Today) -- Endocrine Society outlines mechanisms underlying obesity epidemic

Drugs and Medications [61 Associated Drugs and Medications listed on BioPortfolio]

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PubMed Articles [2041 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Guideline Recommendations for Obesity Management.

It is an obligation for all health care providers to participate in obesity management. This article discusses obesity guidelines from The Obesity Society; the Endocrine Society; and the American Asso...

Development of an Obesity Prevention Dashboard for Wisconsin.

A comprehensive obesity surveillance system monitors obesity rates along with causes and related health policies, which are valuable for tracking and identifying problems needing intervention.

Obesity as a Disease.

Obesity is a complex disease with many causal factors, associated with multiple comorbidities that contribute to significant morbidity and mortality. It is a highly prevalent disease that poses an eno...

Pathophysiology to Phenotype in the Asthma of Obesity.

Obesity affects numerous diseases, including asthma, for reasons that remain incompletely understood. Recent research suggests that the asthma of obesity is not a single disease, and that it breaks ou...

Comment: obesity as a disease - some implications for the World Obesity Federation's advocacy and public health activities.

Clinical Trials [2485 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Brain-to-Society Diagnostic for Prevention of Childhood Obesity and Chronic Disease

This multi-national program applies a breakthrough approach to childhood obesity called, Brain-to-Society (BtS) Diagnostic Approach. In Montreal, Canada and Palwal, India, the investigator...

The Impact of Obesity on Maternal and Perinatal Outcomes

Body Mass Index is an index that is commonly used to classify underweight, overweight and obesity in adults. It is defined as the weight in kilograms divided by the square of the height in...

Study on Dietary Nutrition Intervention Techniques for Children Obesity

With the rapid development of society and economy, children's simple obesity is the rising in the world and has become a chronic disease which is one of the biggest public health challenge...

Optimal Dietary Treatment of Obese Adults

Recent decades have shown an alarming increase in obesity. Obesity is associated with high costs for both the individual and for society. It is therefore important to prevent and treat obe...

Re-Energize With Nutrition, Exercise and Weight Loss

The purpose of this project is to establish a Center of Excellence in Research on Obesity that will focus on severe obesity. The prevalence of severe obesity (i.e., Class 2 and 3 obesity;...

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The Obesity Society

The Obesity Society ( 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 ...

Those Picked Last

Those Picked Last Foundation was created to educate and bring together parents, children, clinicians (psychologists, nutritionists, nurses), educators, politicians, and businesses in open forums to di...


About my book:"Fat is not the Enemy" The word fat is used to describe both a food component and excess weight in our bodies. Given the negative feelings in our society toward body fat, it is not ...

365mc Networks Inc.

365mc is a liposuction specialty hospital in Korea. It is also a network of 17 branch clinics in addition to its main hospital, boasting the cutting-edge infrastructure for...

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 ...

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