Resource Guide for Obesity

American Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics

120 South Riverside Plaza

Suite 2190

Chicago, IL 60606-6995

312-899-0040

1-800-877-1600

http://www.eatright.org/

Visit the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics website for lots of information on food safety and nutrition. Learn about how to achieve a healthy weight, how to manage chronic health conditions, and how to eat nutritious food.

Obesity Society    TOP

1110 Bonifant Street

Suite 500

Silver Spring, MD 20910

301-563-6526

http://www.obesity.org/

The Obesity Society 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.

Overeaters Anonymous (OA)    TOP

PO Box 44020

Rio Rancho, NM 87174-4020

505-891-2664

https://oa.org

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

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Last reviewed January 2017 by Michael Woods, MD, FAAP
Last Updated: 1/27/2016

 

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