Press Releases

Title Filter 

Display # 
# Article Title
1 U.S. Surgeon General is Committed to Addressing Obesity
2 FDA Ruling Provides Consumers with Calorie Labeling Information to Make Informed Food Choices
3 The Obesity Society Honors Influential Public Figures for Supporting the Field with Inaugural Presidential Medals
4 Americans' View on Obesity is Changing: Fewer Adults See it as a Personal Problem of Bad Choices
5 Study Suggests the Human Body Cannot be Trained to Maintain a Higher Metabolism
6 Research Suggests High-Fat Diets During Pregnancy Could Influence Brain Functioning & Behavior of Children
7 Thinking About the Long-Term Impact of Your Food Choices May Help Control Food Cravings
8 Study Shows Employees Offered Financial Incentives Were 33 Times More Likely to Participate in Wellness Programs
9 U.S. Adult Consumption of Added Sugars Increased by More Than 30% Over Three Decades
10 First Long-Term Study on Calorie Labeling Shows Strategy Effective in Reducing Weight Gain by 50%
11 Study Shows Bicycle-Friendly City Infrastructure in U.S. Significantly Increases Cycling to Work by Residents, Which Can Improve Health of Locals
12 Sixty-five Percent of American Adults are Recommended Behavioral Weight-Loss Treatment, Study Shows
13 The Obesity Society Recognizes Significant Contributions to Obesity Research & Treatment with 2014 Awards and Grants
14 The Obesity Society Recognizes Martin Binks, PhD, for Significant Contributions to Obesity Research and Treatment with the Atkinson-Stern Award for Distinguished Public Service
15 The Obesity Society Recognizes Rachel Batterham, MD, PhD, for her Research in Obesity and Diabetes Treatment with the Lilly Scientific Achievement Award
16 The Obesity Society Recognizes Michael I Goran, PhD, for his Leading Research in Metabolism and Childhood Obesity with the TOPS Research Achievement Award
17 The Obesity Society Recognizes Gary Foster, PhD, for Significant Contributions to Preventing and Treating Obesity with the George A. Bray Founders Award
18 The Obesity Society Recognizes Richard Atkinson, MD, for his Leading Research on Obesity Treatment Options with the Mickey Stunkard Lifetime Achievement Award
19 The Obesity Society Fosters New Areas of Weight Loss Research with the 2014 Early-Career Research Grants
20 Latest in Weight Loss Strategies to be Unveiled at Premier International Meeting for Obesity Science & Treatment
21 The Obesity Society: Reduced Energy Density in Foods Can Create Healthier Food Environment and May Help to Reduce Obesity
22 New FDA-Approved Weight Loss Drug Adds New Tool for Obesity Treatment
23 Making sense of conflicting diet studies: One-size-fits-all is not the answer
24 Unprecedented Level of Research Unveiled in Full Obesity Guidelines Expert Panel Report
25 Children’s Weight Misperception Adds Concern in Already Challenging Pediatric Obesity Environment
26 AMA Joins Call for Coverage of Obesity Treatments and Medications
27 The Obesity Society: Workplaces Offer Great Opportunities, Advantages for Employee Health & Wellness
28 TOS Recommends Reduced Consumption of SSBs as a Strategy to Reduce Total Daily Caloric Intake
29 Most in U.S. Support Laws to Crack Down on Weight Discrimination
30 Obesity Action Coalition, The Rudd Center for Food Policy and Obesity and The Obesity Society Release Guidelines for Media Portrayals of Individuals Affected By Obesity
31 Smoking May Lead to Excess Fat, Calorie Consumption in Women with Obesity
32 Science-Industry Collaborations Can Support Obesity Science, Public Health
33 TOS Commends Administration for Proposed Food Labeling Improvements
34 Look AHEAD: 8-Year Results
35 Cutting Trillions of Calories from Food Products Can Have a Significant Impact on the Nation’s Health
36 Obesity Treatment Reaches New Milestone
37 Plant-Based Diets Show More Weight Loss Without Emphasizing Caloric Restriction
38 Web-Based Interventions Facilitate Weight Loss Between Three to Five Percent
39 Study Ties Surgical Weight Loss to Reduced Aging
40 Donna Ryan, MD, Recognized with George A. Bray Founders Award
41 Karen Donato Recognized with Atkinson-Stern Award for Distinguished Public Service
42 Sir Stephen O’Rahilly, MD, FRS, FMedSci Recognized with Tops Research Achievement Award
43 Steven Blair, P.E.D, Recognized with Mickey Stunkard Lifetime Achievement Award
44 Is Medically Supervised Weight Loss for Obesity Cost Effective?
45 Price Increases on Sugar-Sweetened Beverages Improve Zero Calorie Selections by 25+ Percent
46 Severe Obesity Increases Healthcare Expenses by More Than $8,000
47 Corporate Wellness Programs Are Keeping the Bottom Line Fit; What About Employees?
48 New Guideline Offers Roadmap to Treat Adults Affected by Obesity, Overweight
49 TOS, AHA, ACC Release New Obesity Treatment Guidelines
50 Media Advisory: ObesityWeek Inaugural Conference Nov. 11-16, 2013

Page 1 of 2

(Please note: External Links are provided as a courtesy. The Obesity Society is not responsible for the content on sites accessed through external links.)
Banner

clinician directory

SECTIONS

obesity links

OW web logo

OW On Demand