Obesity Care Week 2024: Raising Awareness to Break the Stigma of Obesity
in Events, OAC Blog on March 5, 2024

By Kristal Hartman, Obesity Action Coalition Board Chair Obesity is a complex and multifaceted health issue that affects millions of people worldwide. Despite its prevalence and impact on individuals’ lives, it remains one of the most stigmatized diseases in our society. Unlike many other health conditions, obesity often faces unfair judgment and discrimination, making it
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Join Us in Recognizing World Obesity Day!
in Events, OAC Blog on March 4, 2024

Today, March 4th, not only kicks off Obesity Care Week, but it’s also World Obesity Day! World Obesity Day (WOD) is a global effort aiming to change the narrative of obesity around the world. Rather than blame and shame people for having obesity, this awareness day encourages us to consider all the root causes of
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Obesity Action Coalition (OAC) Mobilizes Advocates on Capitol Hill to Mark the Start of Obesity Care Week 2024
in News Releases, OAC Blog, OAC Newsroom on March 1, 2024

WASHINGTON, DC — To kick off Obesity Care Week 2024, more than 60 advocates with the Obesity Action Coalition (OAC) will gather on Capitol Hill to meet with more than 70 legislators to express the importance of expanding access to obesity care by urging legislators to co-sponsor the Treat and Reduce Obesity Act (TROA). Obesity
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Top 10 Reasons You Can’t Miss OAC’s YWM2023-Virtual Convention!
in Education, Events, OAC Blog on April 17, 2023

The Obesity Action Coalition’s YWM2023-Virtual Convention is right around the corner on April 29-30! Here are 10 reasons you should register today. 10 Reasons You Can’t Miss YWM2023-Virtual You are guaranteed to learn something new! Our experts stay up-to-date on the research and science, always sharing the latest information about weight management. There’s something for
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