The Weight of the Nation™ documentary series and public health campaign present a unique opportunity to spotlight the severity of the obesity epidemic, to showcase strategies that work and, most importantly, to catalyze action to end obesity.
Kaiser Permanente's clinical practices, Healthy Eating Active Living collaboratives and Every Body Walk!
campaign are among the examples of successful efforts underway that are beginning to reverse the trend of obesity.
Raymond Baxter Discusses Kaiser Permanente's Support of "The Weight of the Nation"
Raymond J. Baxter, PhD
Senior vice president, Community Benefit, Research and Health Policy
Kaiser Permanente is proud to be working with HBO (Home Box Office), the Institute of Medicine, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Institutes of Health and the Michael & Susan Dell Foundation to tackle this most urgent and critical public health crisis.