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Home » Newsroom » News Releases » 2010 News Releases
12/7/10 Obesity Organizations Encouraged by Positive Outcome for New Treatment Option
12/6/10 Obesity Organizations Call for a Full and Fair Hearing When the FDA Reviews New Treatments for Obesity
9/15/10 Obesity Action Coalition (OAC) Asks All Americans to Sign-on to a National Petition Calling for an End to Childhood Obesity Discrimination and Bullying
8/26/10 Obesity Action Coalition Joins with “C.H.O.I.C.E.” Campaign to Offer 1,000 FREE OAC Memberships
8/03/10 Obesity Action Coalition (OAC) Coordinates Healthier Kids, Brighter Futures Initiative to Stamp out Childhood Obesity
6/23/10 OAC Recognizes OAC Chairman’s Council Members for Outstanding Support
6/1/10 Obesity Action Coalition Celebrates Five Year Anniversary
4/27/10 Spring Walks Set to Take Place for 2010 WALK from OBESITY
1/18/10 Obesity Action Coalition Calls on Insurers and Employers to Increase Access to Childhood Obesity Treatments based on Recent United States Preventative Task Force Recommendations
1/18/10 “Your Weight Matters” Campaign Challenges the American Public to Talk to Their Doctor about Their Weight
1/11/10 Obesity Action Coalition Set to Launch National Weight Awareness Campaign,
Titled “Your Weight Matters”
1/1/10 Barbara Thompson, MLS Named Chairperson of the Obesity Action Coalition