• Resource Guide for Obesity


    Address:120 South Riverside Plaza, Suite 2000Chicago, IL 60606-6995


    Internet address: http://www.eatright.org/

    Description of services provided:Visit the ADA's site for lots of information on food safety and nutrition. Click the "For the Public" tab to learn about how to achieve a healthy weight, how to manage chronic health conditions, and how to eat nutritious food.


    Address:1250 24th Street, NWSuite 300Washington, DC 20037


    Internet address: http://www.obesity.org

    Description of services provided:The American Obesity Association focuses on changing public policy and perceptions about obesity. It is an authoritative source for policy makers, media, professionals, and patients on the obesity epidemic. Program areas include: education, research, prevention, treatment, consumer protection, discrimination, and stigma.


    Address:World Service OfficePO Box 44020Rio Rancho, NM 87174-4020


    Internet address: http://www.oa.org/

    Description of services provided:OA is a fellowship of individuals who, through shared experience, are recovering from compulsive overeating. OA welcomes anyone who wants to stop eating compulsively.

    Revision Information

    • Reviewer: Brian Randall
    • Review Date: 09/2012
    • Update Date: 00/91/2012

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