Obesity Action Alert – August 2015

Help the OAC End Fat-Shaming ­— Sign the Ban the F Word Petition Today! We shouldn’t have to live in a world filled with fat-shaming and weight bias. Your weight matters, but so do your thoughts and feelings while managing it. The Obesity Action Coalition (OAC) has kicked-off a...



More than 100 Members of Congress Ask for Passage of TROA

Tampa, Fla. – The Treat and Reduce Obesity Act (TROA) of 2015 (HR 2404 and S 1509) continues to gain momentum with 101 members of the House of Representatives and 10 members of the Senate co-sponsoring this important legislation. The Act, originally introduced by Representatives Paulsen (R-MN); and Kind (D-WI);...



OAC Launches “Ban the F word” Movement to End Fat-shaming

Tampa, Fla. – The OAC has launched a national movement – “Ban the F Word” – aimed at putting an end to fat-shaming. The movement is anchored by an online petition that individuals are encouraged to sign, pledging their support to raise awareness of fat-shaming and put an end to...



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