Print Edition Obesity Guidelines Full Report

The Obesity Society is working to advance the treatment of obesity by publishing an unprecedented level of obesity research, in print and online, as a supplement to the Obesity journal:
Guidelines (2013) for Managing Overweight and Obesity in Adults: Full Report


Order Guidelines in Print

The print version of the supplement is now available for purchase online here.

TOS is the only organization making this added investment to advance the treatment of obesity by distributing the full edition of the guidelines in print (nearly 500 pages) to its print journal subscribers.

  • TOS members with a print subscription to Obesity received this supplement with their copy of the August issue of Obesity.
  • TOS members with an electronic subscription to the journal received an email on Wednesday, August 20 with information for purchasing the supplement at a discounted price via the Obesity journal storefront.
  • Anyone who wishes to purchase a copy of the print guidelines may do so via the Obesity journal storefront.
  • Bulk orders of 500+ are available at a discounted rate. Please contact This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it for more information about placing a bulk order.


Having problems with the online storefront?

Please review the following Frequently Asked Questions before submitting your request:


  • Q: The system did not ask for a billing address/a place to enter my billing address was not available.

    A: Only a mailing address is required to process and ship your order.


  • Q: My address listed as "null" on the confirmation page. Did my address go through?

    A: Yes, your address did go through and should be listed in your confirmation email. We have encountered an occasional glitch in the system resulting in the "null" confirmation on this page, and are working to address the issue.


If the above FAQ didn't answer your questions, please send an email with the subject "Problem with My Guidelines Order" to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it  and be sure to include the following details. We will do our very best to respond to your inquiry within 48 hours.

1) Your full name.
2) The billing address where you would like your order to be sent.
3) A full description of the problem you encountered and a screengrab, if available.
4) The date and time that you encountered the issue.


Don't forget to use the following citation when referring to the guidelines in your work:

Jensen MD, Ryan DH, Donato KA, Apovian CM, Ard JD, Comuzzie AG, Hu FB, Hubbard VS, Jakicic JM, Kushner RF, Loria CM, Millen BE, Nonas CA, Pi-Sunyer FX, Stevens J, Stevens VJ, Wadden TA, Wolfe BM, Yanovski SZ. Guidelines (2013) for managing overweight and obesity in adults. Obesity 2014;22(S2):S1-S410.

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

clinician directory


obesity links


300x250 websitebanner