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Obesity-focused Organizations Issue Statement in Support of New AAP Clinical Guideline on Childhood Obesity
in Education, OAC Blog, OAC Newsroom on January 24, 2023

ROCKVILLE, Md and TAMPA, Fla., Jan. 13, 2023 — The Obesity Society (TOS) and Obesity Action Coalition (OAC) have collaborated to issue a statement on the new Clinical Guideline for Evaluation and Treatment of Children and Adolescents with Obesity published by the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP). On Jan. 9, 2023, AAP published its first
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The Fall 2022 Issue of OAC’s Weight Matters Magazine is Available to Download!
in Education, OAC Blog on November 11, 2022

The Obesity Action Coalition (OAC) is proud to present our most popular resource: Weight Matters Magazine. One of the most celebrated benefits of OAC’s Premium Access Membership add-on, this quarterly publication offers a variety of articles designed to educate readers on all topics concerning weight and health. Delivered directly to your mailbox four times a
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Chair of Obesity Action Coalition Awarded The Obesity Society’s Presidential Medal of Distinction at ObesityWeek® 2022
in OAC Blog, OAC Newsroom on November 8, 2022

  The Obesity Action Coalition (OAC) is honored to announce Chair Patricia Nece, JD, was awarded The Obesity Society’s (TOS) Presidential Medal of Distinction at ObesityWeek® 2022. Ms. Nece was recognized for her courage in advocating for people with obesity. As a dedicated member of the Obesity Action Coalition and Chair of the OAC National Board
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