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Home » Newsroom » News Releases » 2009 News Releases
8/19/09 Obesity Action Coalition Calls on PETA to Immediately End Campaign Stigmatizing Overweight and Obese Individuals
6/17/09 OAC Statement on Obesity as a Disability
4/28/09 OAC Applauds Mississippi Legislators and Governor Barbour for Their Efforts in Providing Access to Obesity Management Services
1/22/09 Obesity Action Coalition Calls on President Barack Obama to Continue Making Obesity a Top Priority in His Presidency
1/5/09 Obesity Action Coalition Announces 2009 National Board of Directors