OAC Community Member Walt Medlin, also a bariatric surgeon and bariatric surgery patient, shares his thoughts on the need for improved access to obesity care. Be encouraged by his perspective and then add your name with the OAC to support greater access to care of all types!
June is Men’s Health. Join the OAC in spreading the message that all everyone’s health is important, and it’s critical we see our healthcare providers often to stay on top of prevention and treatment.
OAC Community Member Sarah Bramblette shares her story of attending one medical appointment in particular which illustrated many different and serious access to care issues. Read about Sarah’s experiences and add your name alongside the OAC to support access to care for everyone!
A recent commentary from the National Academy of Sciences (NAM) highlights the role employers can play in supporting their employees with obesity. We’ve summarized the commentary in this post and invite you to share your own perspectives on employer care in the OAC’s new Community Member Discussion Forum!