OAC in the News

2019 News Articles Featuring the OAC

How to deal with childhood obesity in the UAE
November 18, 2019

Updated guideline highlights nonsurgical options, perioperative care for bariatric procedures
November 5, 2019

Pediatric obesity still seen as a result of ‘bad habits’
November 5, 2019

How to Choose the Best Weight Loss Clinic That Actually Works for You
October 29, 2019

More severely obese kids should get surgery, MD group says
October 27, 2019

What No One Tells You About Weight Loss Surgery
October 26, 2019

Why Isn’t There a Diet That Works for Everyone?
October 24, 2019

Health matters: Frequently asked questions on obesity medicine
October 8, 2019

Delegates Act on Obesity Bias, Other Public Health Issues
October 2, 2019

Fat Shaming: A Massachusetts woman lives with the consequences
October 2, 2019

Malnutrition, climate change now fellow travelers in scholars’ research
September 29, 2019

Letter: Bill in Congress tackles cost, hardship of obesity
September 25, 2019

What’s the Right Way to Reverse the Obesity Epidemic?
September 17, 2019

Obesity as a Protected Class
September 5, 2019

ABC Action News on Obesity Stigma
August 16, 2019

Advocates, companies work to break the stigma surrounding obesity
August 14, 2019

Type 2 diabetes: How to keep your portion sizes in check to avoid risks
June 10, 2019

Buddy Up for Health
May 9, 2019

Why Jay Leno Was Wrong In His Angry Rant
April 27, 2019

In movies and TV, plus-size actresses finally assume leading roles
March 20, 2019

Healthy eating vital to staving off childhood obesity
March 19, 2019

Advocates want critics to stop fat-shaming Trump
February 21, 2019

Federal Court of Appeals to Decide Whether Morbid Obesity is an Impairment
January 12, 2019

Schools Have Fought Childhood Obesity for Decades. Their Efforts Aren’t Working.
January 9, 2019

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