The US Surgeon General's Call to Action to Prevent and Decrease Overweight and Obesity
Includes press releases, the full report (pdf), and links to resources.
Call for action: preventing and managing the expansive and expensive obesity epidemic
International Journal of Obesity (IASO)
Multi-disciplinary forum for research describing: basic clinical and applied studies in biochemistry, physiology, genetics and nutrition, molecular, metabolic, psychological and epidemiological aspects of obesity and related disorders. Contact: Matthew Smith, Publisher, email@example.com.
Obesity Research Online (NAASO)
A. Introduction / Overview
B. How is obesity defined?
C. What causes obesity?
D. Why is obesity such a health risk? The link to chronic disease -
E. What can be done to prevent obesity?
F. What can be done to treat obesity?
G. A Call to Action for Communities
H. Sample Initiatives
I. Print References
by Nancy Dubois, (firstname.lastname@example.org) with the assistance of Erica Di Ruggiero.
Type of Resource: Report
Source: Cancer Care Ontario Prevention Unit
Author: Ms. Tina Sahay, Dr. Irving Rootman, Dr. Fredrick Ashbury