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A wide range of strategies are needed to prevent childhood obesity

We identify which prevention policies and programs will help more kids achieve and maintain a healthy weight and deliver the best results for dollars invested.

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April 1 2019

CHOICES Study Analyzes Trends in Childhood Obesity Prevalence Before & After WIC Food Package Changes

A new study from CHOICES analyzed how trends in obesity among children participating in WIC changed after food package changes were enacted in 2009. The aim of this study was to evaluate if the change...

March 26 2019

CHOICES Brief Assesses the Cost-Effectiveness of Interventions for Reducing Obesity among Young Children

A new brief from CHOICES in partnership with Healthy Eating Research (HER), “The Cost-Effectiveness of Interventions for Reducing Obesity among Young Children through Healthy Eating, Physical Activi...

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Through our Learning Collaborative Partnerships (LCPs), we have worked with 15 states, counties, and cities to evaluate childhood obesity prevention programs and policies.

We have also modeled the cost-effectiveness of local sugar-sweetened beverages (SSB) taxes in over 20 states, cities, and counties.

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