Exploring strategies to promote healthy weight using cost-effectiveness

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The Future of Obesity & Severe Obesity in the U.S.

Recent projections about obesity and severe obesity from now until 2030: animated maps and slide decks available for download

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Choices Childhood Obesity National Action Kit

CHOICES has projected the national population reach, impact on health, and costs for 19 strategies across multiple settings. Visit our Childhood Obesity National Action Kit to compare best value for money strategies to address childhood obesity.

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Map of State & Local Efforts

Check out the CHOICES Map to see where we’ve been working throughout the United States to help kids grow up at a healthy weight and address childhood obesity.

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January 12 2023

Join our coffee chat on January 26: Engaging decision-makers to advance healthy eating, physical activity, & health equity priorities

Engaging decision-makers to advance healthy eating, physical activity, and health equity priorities Thursday, January 26, 1:00pm – 1:50pm ET There are many ways to engage with and educate decisi...

January 10 2023

Dr. Steve Gortmaker to Present on NIH Prevention in Focus Webinar 1/19

As part of the National Institutes of Health Office of Disease Prevention’s Prevention in Focus webinar series, Dr. Steve Gortmaker will present on January 19, 2023 at 12:00pm Eastern ...

Partnerships across the United States

Through our Learning Collaborative Partnerships (LCPs), we have worked with 21 states, counties, and cities to evaluate childhood obesity prevention programs and policies.

We have also modeled the cost-effectiveness of local sugary drink taxes in over 20 states, cities, and counties.

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