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Institute of Medicine Publishes Report: Accelerating Progress in Obesity Prevention
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In May 2012, the INstitute of Medicine (IOM) presented a report providing accessible and useful information to researchers, practitioners and policy makers dedicated to turning the obesity tide.

A special task force reviewed the hundreds of recommendations that have been made related to obesity prevention, the evidence that supports these recommendations, and the prgress in implementation.

The report focuses on the areas of obesity prevention that are most important to pursue to accelerate progress against this epidemic. 

Read the report here: Accelerating Progress in Obesity Prevention.