Your Weight Matters Campaign Re-launches!

Tampa, Fla. – The OAC is excited to announce the re-launch of the Your Weight Matters Campaign. The goal of the Campaign is to encourage a dialogue between individuals and their healthcare provider about weight and educate about the impact of excess weight on health. “Millions of Americans are affected by excess weight...



“Rise to the Challenge”

Tampa, Fla. – This week marks the opening of registration for the Obesity Action Coalition’s (OAC) 2013 Your Weight Matters National Convention – “Rise to the Challenge.” This year’s Convention will take place August 15 – 18 in Phoenix at the beautiful Arizona Grand Resort & Spa. To view more of this...



March 2013 – News from the OAC

Your Weight Matters 2013 Convention Launch Set for March 11th The Your Weight Matters National Convention has set the mark for the premier educational event offering attendees the latest evidence-based information on weight and health. On March 11th, the OAC will unveil ALL the details for the 2013 Convention. From Convention...



OAC Releases “Understanding Your Weight-loss Options” Brochure

Obesity Action Coalition Releases “Understanding Your Weight-loss Options” Brochure Tampa, Fla. – The Obesity Action Coalition (OAC) is proud to debut the “Understanding Your Weight-loss Options” brochure. Developed by the nation’s leading experts on obesity, excess weight and weight-loss treatments, this 40-page brochure offers readers the most up-to-date information on...



January 2013 – News from the OAC

OAC Welcomes New Director to our National Board of Directors The OAC is proud to welcome Michelle Vicari to our National Board of Directors! Michelle is a self-employed freelance writer from Temecula, CA., and a long-time member of the OAC and currently serves on the OAC Membership Committee. Michelle...



OAC Hosts Successful Convention

Obesity Action Coalition’s Your Weight Matters National Convention “Explore. Discover. Empower.” Provides Ground-breaking Education to Hundreds of Individuals Concerned with Weight and Health Tampa, Fla. – In late October, Obesity Action Coalition (OAC) members from more than 34 states gathered in Dallas, Texas, for a ground-breaking health and weight educational convention. The Convention...



October 2012 – News from the OAC

OAC and Obesity PPM Webinar 5 Download Now Available On Sept. 13, the OAC and Obesity PPM hosted webinar 5, “Community & Lifestyle Planning and Obesity.” This webinar provided an in-depth look at the relationship between community planning, an active lifestyle and obesity prevention. Our guest speaker for this...



September 2012 – News from the OAC

Inaugural Convention Early-bird Registration Deadline Extended – The OAC is excited to announce that we have extended the early-bird registration deadline for our Inaugural Your Weight Matters National Convention. You now have until Wednesday, September 12 to take advantage of early-bird pricing! Register now through September 12 to save...



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