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Obesity Care Week was founded in 2015 to change the way society cares about obesity. This public awareness initiative aims to provide science and clinically based education on obesity and advocate for access to affordable and comprehensive care.
On World Obesity Day, held on March 4, organizations from across the globe celebrate a unified campaign aimed at inspiring global change in policy making, attitudes and action around obesity.
Created to elevate obesity on the national agenda, the Obesity Care Advocacy Network unites and aligns obesity stakeholders and the community around obesity-related education, policy, and legislative efforts.
To understand the what and why behind barriers to care, the Awareness Care and Treatment In Obesity management Study, was the first US nationwide study to investigate barriers to obesity management from the perspective of employers, healthcare professionals, and people with obesity.