The Strategies to Overcome and Prevent (STOP) Obesity Alliance releases new report that identifies the challenges and opportunities for nonprofit hospitals to tackle obesity through community benefit activities.
The Alliance's research team at the George Washington University School of Public Health and Health Services (SPHHS) found that community-based programs that directly address adult obesity are lacking, there is a need to reduce stigma, and there is the importance of knowing the value of effective partnerships.
Federal Programs Related to - Endocrine, Metabolic & Nutritional Research
Programs involved in the systematic study of the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of diseases and conditions that affect ductless glands. Addison's Diseases Research; Dwarfism Research; Thyroid Diseases Research
Fashion entrepreneur Amy Yeung moved her LA-based online apparel business Orenda Tribe to live on the Navajo reservation in New Mexico, among the indigenous sewers, jewelry makers, and artisans who are her suppliers.
New Report Provides Guidance to Implement Obesity Programs for Community Benefit