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Home » Newsroom » News Releases » 2006 News Releases
12/27/06 Obesity Action Coalition Releases “Understanding Obesity” Series
7/25/06 Obesity Action Coalition National Board of Director Featured on NBC “Today Show”
7/5/06 Obesity Action Coalition Celebrates One-Year Anniversary
6/6/06 Obesity Action Coalition Releases “Understanding Obesity” Brochure
4/24/06 Obesity Action Coalition Announces 2006 Advisory Board
2/22/06 Obesity Action Coalition Releases “Working with Your Insurance Provider: A Guide to Seeking Weight-Loss Surgery”
2/21/06 Obesity Action Coalition Applauds Medicare’s Expansion of Coverage for Obesity Surgery and Calls on Private Insurers to follow Suit
1/26/06 Obesity Action Coalition Disappointed by “American Idol” Comments
1/03/06 Obesity Action Coalition Announces 2006-2008 National Board of Directors