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Resources tagged "Obesity"
Bright Futures is a national health promotion and prevention initiative, led by the American Academy of Pediatrics
Information regarding the management of obesity in the primary care setting including behavioral strategies and family factors.
Weblink for FastStats on Obesity and Overweight from the CDC
Looks at views of obesity from various clinician viewpoints, as well as its impact on quality of life and impact on other diseases. From the Journal of Clinical Nutrition
Proposes information on population goals, food based dietary guidelines, and diet related intervention strategies.
Medications are important in the management strategy, and pharmacists can enhance the care provided. From the Journal of Healthcare for the Poor and Underserved
Presented by the American College of Cardiology and the American Heart Association, includes recommendations and obesity management algorithms.
Clearing house of obesity prevention programs to help facilitate collaboration, identify gaps and assist with needs assessment and program planning.
Patient education handouts from the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics covering insulin use, meal planning, tips for a healthy weight and many more.
Provides a directory of tip sheets for parents to help manage childhood obesity for the US Department of Health and Human Services